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Chmod 2727

Chmod 2727 (chmod a+rwx,g-rx,ug+s,+t,u-s,-t) sets permissions so that, (U)ser / owner can read, can 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 2727 folder_name
OR use the symbolic CHMOD Command:

chmod -R a+rwx,g-rx,ug+s,+t,u-s,-t folder_name
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Chmod Permissions for chmod 2727

Chmod owner

  • Owner can read
  • Owner can 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 2727 looks in file listing

For files

After changing a file's mode to 2727 the file's mode will be displayed in Unix style file lsting as: -rwx-wSrwx

For folders

After changing a directory's mode to 2727 the folder's mode will be displayed in Unix style file lsting as: drwx-wSrwx