Change all the files on your system that have the OLDGID group by the new NEWGID.

$ find / -gid OLDGID ! -type l -exec chgrp NEWGID {} \;
It's change the group id of all the files on your system that have the OLDGID group as the owner group by the new NEWGID. But first do this: Document which files will be changed, use: find / -gid OLDGID ! -type l > resplado-gid.txt Be sure to disconnect users from the old group. Stop demons or services associated with the group. Be sure the new group exist and take note of GID

By: rcorrea
2017-08-09 21:37:51

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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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