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penguin

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I have to add and change permissions on about 100 directories on a linux box. I would like to create a script to do this for me. Any ideas?
 

j79zlr

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what are the names of the directories? If they are all foo-somethingelse then you can chmod 777 f00* and it will chmod all directories named foo-somehting or whatever your permissions are. The recursive -R switch changes the top level and all sublevel directories, so I guess it depends what you are actually trying to do.
 

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