ACG Fundamentals

How to manage permissions with the Linux CLI

Episode description

A foundational lesson in using a Linux Command Line Interface (CLI) is understanding permissions. Enabling a user or a group to read, open or execute a file is a powerful tool and detrimental if you’re not aware of the permissions granted. In this ACG Fundamentals lesson, Gwyn demonstrates how to use chmod to change the access to a file or folder so that you can assign users with the correct permissions.

0:00 Introduction
0:24 How to manage permissions with the CLI
0:59 How to read listing details
3:11 How to grant permissions
4:50 How to remove permissions

Resources

Series description

Being an avid learner means we are always beginners to a new topic or concept. With ACG Fundamentals, we want to equip you with the lessons you need to tackle new cloud concepts, projects, and real-world scenarios. With fun, bite-sized and succinct lessons, you'll be able to learn from anywhere in a matter of minutes. This is the series that puts the fun in fundamentals.

More videos in this series

Common Terraform Commands

Terraform, the great Infrastructure as Code (IaC) tool for cloud infrastructure management. Now that you know what Terraform is, and how to install it, you’ll…

How to get started with Azure CLI

The Azure Command Line Interface, referred to as the Azure CLI, is a tool for creating and managing Azure resources. It is all text-based with…

Master the Cloud with ACG

Sign In
Welcome Back!

Psst…this one if you’ve been moved to ACG!

Get Started
Who’s going to be learning?