Posts Tagged ‘acl in linux’

In this tutorial we will learn how to configure advance permissions using ACL(Access Control List).

In this article we will learn following:

1.How to check the ACL on files or folders using getfacl command.
2.How to identify files/directories that have ACL.
3.How to set ACL on specif files or Folders.
4.How to create the same ACL on all newly created files automatically.
5.How to remove particular ACL entry.
6.How to remove all ACL entries from a file or folder.

Before starting this lab  we will create some users some groups and some files and folders in linux to test acl command and show it with examples.