Nicely display permissions in octal format with filename

stat -c '%A %a %n' *
Nicely display permissions in octal format and filename for a given directory
Sample Output
-rwxrwxr-x 775 argv.csh
-rwxr-xr-x 755
-rwxrwxr-x 775 backup
-rw-r--r-- 644 bash_trap
-rw-r--r-- 644 bash_wait

2009-04-09 10:44:56

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What Others Think

Huh. Didn't know stat let you format the output manually like that.
kaedenn · 666 weeks and 6 days ago
Yes it can :)
servermanaged · 666 weeks and 6 days ago
When in doubt, ask a `man`
linuxrawkstar · 650 weeks and 1 day ago
seofox · 8 weeks and 4 days ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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