How to use special permissions: the setuid, setgid and sticky bits - LinuxConfig.org


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An example of an executable with the setuid permission set is passwd, the utility we can use to change our login password. We can verify that by using the ls command:


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://linuxconfig.org/how-to-use-special-permissions-the-setuid-setgid-and-sticky-bits