Re: chmod/chown -R - maybe an ITP
On Mon, Dec 13, 1999 at 03:19:36PM +0100, Russell Coker was heard to say:
> Do we have a set of chmod/chown programs that will solve these problems?
> I would like to have versions of them which take a source UID or GID. So we
> can say "recurse through this directory and change the ownership or
> permissions of files owned by this user".
> This will make it really easy to renumber UIDs, "nuchown oldUID newUID -R /" !
Can't you do this with find and xargs? Or are you looking for something more
I used to be indecisive, but now I'm not sure.