Chown script

#!/bin/sh for dir in `ls -A | grep -v .sh`; do chown -R $dir:$dir $dir done

By: gg
2009-04-10 15:29:30

What Others Think

What exactly is the aim of this? To change the owner of every file that doesn't have .sh in its name to itself?
dfego · 689 weeks and 5 days ago
maybe it is to run on /home.... why you need a script, or have messed up permissions is beyond me.
ozymandias · 689 weeks and 5 days ago
Looks like it. The only place you'd ever get anything but massive errors out of this is in /home.
TheMightyBuzzard · 689 weeks and 5 days ago
seofox · 31 weeks and 4 days ago ??? ? ????? ????
seofox · 21 weeks ago
seofox · 20 weeks and 1 day 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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