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Old 08-18-2003, 10:44 AM   #1
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Permissions


How do i setup the permissions so that other users can acess to files, directories, and devices
Thanks.
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Old 08-18-2003, 10:55 AM   #2
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chmod is the command your after. but the user changing the option has to be the owner.

Look at http://www.linuxpowered.com/html/editorials/file.html
for help with file permissions.

If your using a gui, right click the file and goto the tab permissions. Where you will be able to change the files if you own them.
 
Old 08-18-2003, 10:57 AM   #3
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You need to use the chmod command.
http://www.realitywebs.com/unix/permissions.shtml

To change the owner, use chown
And to change the group, use chgrp

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