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5 Levels of Using Chmod Commands in Linux

Precisely control the access permissions of your files

5 Levels of Using Chmod Commands in Linux
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If you need to pick out one command in Linux that is essential but confusing for beginners, which one you will choose? 🤔

For me, it is the chmod command.

I started to use Linux many years ago. But something like the following made me confused many…




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