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How to use chgrp and chown for a directory ?

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Howto change the group and owner of a directory .

I am doing this -->

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  1. chgrp -R groupname directoryname
but its not working .
Feb 14 '07
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I think this should be correct -->

chown -R owner_name directory_Name
chgrp -R group_name directory_Name

chown -R owner_name:grou p_name directory_Name
Feb 21 '07 #21

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