How to remove write permission from a folder in Linux system

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Hi Guys,

I have created one user in my Linux system. I want to remove the write permission from this folder. How can I do that?

Aug 13, 2020 in Linux Administration by akhtar
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Hi@akhtar,

You can use chmod command to remove power from a folder. This command has the capability to add power as well as remove power. I have attached the command below, you can use it.

$ chmod o-w /root
answered Aug 13, 2020 by MD
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