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Old 09-13-2006, 09:31 AM   #1
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About Sticky bit...


I know about sticky bit but can you tell me how to set a sticky bit?
 
Old 09-13-2006, 09:36 AM   #2
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-rwxrwxrwt both others execute and sticky bit are set
-rwxrwxr-T sticky bit is set, but others execute is not set

is it the answer?
 
Old 09-13-2006, 09:41 AM   #3
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yep, that sounds right.

chmod +t /tmp
 
Old 09-13-2006, 10:09 AM   #4
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There's also a way to set the sticky bits in absolute mode. Just prepend the octal bitmap to the other permission settings. . .
Code:
$chmod 7666 theFile
will set all three sticky bits with read/execute permissions for everyone.

Thanks,
Mark
 
Old 09-13-2006, 10:23 AM   #5
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Thank you very much...
 
  


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