I have a folder at
/home/www/, and the owner is
www, which is part of the
www-group. I have another user,
john, part of the
john group. How can I
/home/www/ to make it writable by both
Rather than modify permissions on the directory, it might be easier to put the user john into the
It'll ask for your account password, and once you enter it, the user john will be have group level access to the /home/www directory.
This is assuming the group www already has read/write/execute access to the /home/www directory If that group doesn't have that level of access then use
note: if you are currently logged in as 'john', you may need to log out and back in for your permissions to update.
You can't. But you may be able to set an ACL for it.
Try creating new group
and in the end add both users to group