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Chmod 2615

Chmod 2615 (chmod a+rwx,u-x,g-rw,o-w,ug+s,+t,u-s,-t) sets permissions so that, (U)ser / owner can read, can write and can't execute. (G)roup can't read, can't write and can execute. (O)thers can read, can't 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 2615 folder_name
OR use the symbolic CHMOD Command:

chmod -R a+rwx,u-x,g-rw,o-w,ug+s,+t,u-s,-t folder_name
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Chmod Permissions for chmod 2615

Chmod owner

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

Chmod group

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

Chmod other

  • Others can read
  • Others can't write
  • Others can execute

How chmod 2615 looks in file listing

For files

After changing a file's mode to 2615 the file's mode will be displayed in Unix style file lsting as: -rw---sr-x

For folders

After changing a directory's mode to 2615 the folder's mode will be displayed in Unix style file lsting as: drw---sr-x