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Old 01-04-2006, 06:08 AM   #1
indygreen
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working with hidden files from the command line


hello all,

i have a hidden file that i need to change permissions on (to 644). how do i work with hidden files from the command line? i can't seem to remember.

thanks for your help.
 
Old 01-04-2006, 06:21 AM   #2
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Thes same way as non hidden files; chmod 0644 /path/to/.filename
 
Old 01-04-2006, 07:00 AM   #3
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great! thanks for your help!!

where are you located in indiana? i'm in indy.
 
Old 01-04-2006, 07:07 AM   #4
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ls -a to list all files--including hidden. All file management commands are the same--regardless if the file is hidden.
 
Old 01-04-2006, 08:50 AM   #5
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