[plug] chown and chmod questions.

Alex Nordstrom lx at se.linux.org
Thu Jan 11 14:27:46 WST 2007

Thursday, 11 January 2007 11:13, Jonathan Young wrote:
> Again, I use chmod with -R on the end.  I also tend to use 755 775
> etc instead of the alphabet equivalents. 

For me, it depends on what I want to do. If you want to add or remove 
some permissions without worrying about the rest, alphabetic arguments 
can be handy, but if you want rw for the owner to be the *only* 
permissions given, 600 is what you want.

Alex Nordstrom
Please do not CC me in followups; I am subscribed to plug.
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: not available
URL: <http://lists.plug.org.au/pipermail/plug/attachments/20070111/b5484f91/attachment.pgp>

More information about the plug mailing list