LinuxQuestions.org
Download your favorite Linux distribution at LQ ISO.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 11-30-2007, 06:04 PM   #1
myfoot
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Nov 2007
Posts: 17

Rep: Reputation: 0
folder permissions


hi,
i need to give read and write permission on specific folder for specific user.else that user can,t do anything on the server.help me out


thanks
 
Old 11-30-2007, 06:10 PM   #2
dive
Senior Member
 
Registered: Aug 2003
Location: UK
Distribution: Slackware
Posts: 3,250

Rep: Reputation: 305Reputation: 305Reputation: 305Reputation: 305
chmod a+/-rwx <folder/filename>

man chmod will help.

Last edited by dive; 11-30-2007 at 06:12 PM.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
folder permissions sharathkv25 Linux - General 3 04-12-2007 01:39 PM
permissions difference between /home/..../folder and /root/folder darkleaf Linux - General 3 07-21-2005 06:23 PM
Folder permissions Canam97 Mandriva 7 03-11-2005 12:01 AM
Folder permissions help Seventh Linux - Newbie 2 04-22-2004 06:56 PM
Folder Permissions DB03 Linux - Newbie 5 04-18-2004 04:08 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:49 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration