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    how to change permissions of any file/folder/drive via terminal

    first of all, i am new to ubuntu so plz don't expect anything from me explain each and every step
    i wanted to know a way how can i reach to a file in terminal forex. file system>usr>bin>youtube-dl and i want to acess all the information about it in terminal and then i want to edit the read and write permssions for this file in terminal su itself what should i do??any way to do it?? also plz explain cd command i have read it and used it but still knows a bit about it?? thanks in advance

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    Re: how to change permissions of any file/folder/drive via terminal

    Here
    http://www.linux.com/learn/tutorials...le-permissions

    and cd means change directory.
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    Re: how to change permissions of any file/folder/drive via terminal

    Here you have: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/FilePermissions avery informative link in order to know about file permissions an the way to change them through terminal.

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    Re: how to change permissions of any file/folder/drive via terminal

    Quote Originally Posted by AbhimanyuAryan View Post
    in terminal su itself what should i do??any way to do it??
    Please see the answers in your other thread
    Quote Originally Posted by AbhimanyuAryan View Post
    also plz explain cd command i have read it and used it but still knows a bit about it?? thanks in advance
    It has pretty much the same meaning as in Windows.
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    Re: how to change permissions of any file/folder/drive via terminal

    Quote Originally Posted by lisati View Post
    Please see the answers in your other thread

    It has pretty much the same meaning as in Windows.
    thanku.....i got it....preety much easy

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