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Chmod 4206

Chmod 4206 (chmod a+rwx,u-rx,g-rwx,o-x,ug+s,+t,g-s,-t) sets permissions so that, (U)ser / owner can't read, can write and can't execute. (G)roup can't read, can't write and can't execute. (O)thers can read, can write and can't 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 4206 folder_name
OR use the symbolic CHMOD Command:

chmod -R a+rwx,u-rx,g-rwx,o-x,ug+s,+t,g-s,-t folder_name
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Chmod Permissions for chmod 4206

Chmod owner

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

Chmod group

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

Chmod other

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

How chmod 4206 looks in file listing

For files

After changing a file's mode to 4206 the file's mode will be displayed in Unix style file lsting as: --wS---rw-

For folders

After changing a directory's mode to 4206 the folder's mode will be displayed in Unix style file lsting as: d-wS---rw-