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Chmod 4374

Chmod 4374 (chmod a+rwx,u-r,o-wx,ug+s,+t,g-s,-t) sets permissions so that, (U)ser / owner can't read, can write and can execute. (G)roup can read, can write and can execute. (O)thers can read, can't 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 4374 folder_name
OR use the symbolic CHMOD Command:

chmod -R a+rwx,u-r,o-wx,ug+s,+t,g-s,-t folder_name
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Chmod Permissions for chmod 4374

Chmod owner

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

Chmod group

  • Group can read
  • Group can write
  • Group can execute

Chmod other

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

How chmod 4374 looks in file listing

For files

After changing a file's mode to 4374 the file's mode will be displayed in Unix style file lsting as: --wsrwxr--

For folders

After changing a directory's mode to 4374 the folder's mode will be displayed in Unix style file lsting as: d-wsrwxr--