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Chmod 0527

Chmod 0527 (chmod a+rwx,u-w,g-rx,ug-s,-t) sets permissions so that, (U)ser / owner can read, can't write and can execute. (G)roup can't read, can write and can't execute. (O)thers can read, can write and can execute.

Owner Rights (u) Group Rights (g) Others Rights (o)
Read (4)
Write (2)
Execute (1)
Extra chmod command options







Use the octal CHMOD Command:

chmod -R 0527 folder_name
OR use the symbolic CHMOD Command:

chmod -R a+rwx,u-w,g-rx,ug-s,-t folder_name
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Chmod Permissions for chmod 0527

Chmod owner

  • Owner can read
  • Owner can't write
  • Owner can execute

Chmod group

  • Group can't read
  • Group can write
  • Group can't execute

Chmod other

  • Others can read
  • Others can write
  • Others can execute

How chmod 0527 looks in file listing

For files

After changing a file's mode to 0527 the file's mode will be displayed in Unix style file lsting as: -r-x-w-rwx

For folders

After changing a directory's mode to 0527 the folder's mode will be displayed in Unix style file lsting as: dr-x-w-rwx