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chmod - change file permissions of a file to be similar of another

Terminal - chmod - change file permissions of a file to be similar of another
chmod --reference=file1 file2
2013-04-10 01:24:41
User: chintohere
Functions: chmod
7
chmod - change file permissions of a file to be similar of another

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Terminal - Alternatives
chmod --reference file1 file2
2010-03-31 12:05:48
User: rpavlick
Functions: chmod
Tags: chmod chown chgrp
41

Also works with:

chgrp --reference file1 file2 chown --reference file1 file2
getfacl file1 | setfacl --set-file=- file2
2010-03-31 13:36:53
User: funky
6

same as the chmod example, but should also copy extended access control list attributes. deliberately stolen from:

man setfacl

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