As we can see, when created, the directory is left pretty raw.[[email protected] Local ~]# ls -ld /var/www/students/ drwxr-xr-x.
Please take a look at the following table, then continue with the instruction.
Note − When files should be accessible for reading in a directory, it is common to apply read and execute permissions.
Let's change all the subdirectory assignments in /var/www/students/ so the owning group is the students group.
Then assign the root of students to the professors group. Terry Thomas the owner of the students directory, since he is tasked as being in-charge of all Computer Science academia at the school.
We want to recursively take away the w or write bit on all directories for Other.