Re: Directory and file permissions
On Wed, Dec 08, 2010 at 02:00:21PM -0600, Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. wrote:
> In <email@example.com>, Lisi wrote:
> >My google foo seems to have deserted me completely. Could someone take
> >pity? :-(
> >Is it possible for a directory to have lower permissions than the files it
> What is lower? Is 577 lower than 600 or vice-versa?
Well 4 is read, 2 is write, and 1 is execute.
577 = r-xrwxrwx
600 = rw-------
600 would have lower permissions.