I accidentally performed the command chown -R root / while trying to change the permissions to the public folder of my rails app. I believed this changed the permissions to all my folders on the / ...
Let's say example1.com is located in US, and example2.com is located in EU. example1.com/folder/ has 777 permission. Will a script in example2.com be able to write on example1.com/folder/? Or is ...
What is the proper way to make a directory that I created and all of its contents readable/writeable/executable only by me, and no one else? Is this sufficient: chmod g-rx mydir/ this should make ...
I need to backup my home folder (and a few other folders) on an organizational Linux NFS system where my account will be expiring soon, onto a personal hard drive (which is not using a Linux ...