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Hi! I have been trying to give file permissions to all the files in a folder and subfolder (ex, to the whole /home/ directory). I have been trying to use ...
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- 11-20-2005 #1
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- Nov 2005
help in chmod
The only solution was to chmod 777 /home/*/*/*... but this doens't seem to be very well :/
Thanks in advance
- 11-20-2005 #2
Firstly, look through the man page for chmod for more options, i.e. do a man chmod
Now, for changing permissions for directories, you must use the "recursive flag" to change permissions for all folders and files in whatever folder, i.e. do this:
chmod 777 -R /homeLife is complex, it has a real part and an imaginary part.