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Old 04-10-2013, 01:13 PM   #1
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what is suid, sgid, sticky and why we use it ...?


what is suid , sgid and sticky bit ....and what are the main function
why these are used ?
i am totally confused .. please any one help me ......
 
Old 04-10-2013, 01:56 PM   #2
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what is suid , sgid and sticky bit ....and what are the main function
why these are used ?
i am totally confused .. please any one help me ......
Welcome to Linux Questions!

Take a look at the following links and if you have further questions don't hesitate to ask again .

SUID: see here.
SGID: see here.
Sticky bit: see here.

Hope this helps. If so, please mark this thread as solved.
 
Old 04-10-2013, 02:06 PM   #3
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SUID is used to allow multiple user access/ownership of a file -chmod 4700

SGID is used to allow multiple group access/ownership to a directory -chmod 2770
 
Old 04-24-2013, 02:54 PM   #4
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sorry for late ....
thanks for good reply ....
 
  


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