Linux chattr Command Tutorial for Beginners (5 Examples)
Jul 20, 2018, 11:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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Many a time, a Linux machine is used by different users. So there are chances that these users access a common set of files. This opens up the door to problems like accidental deletion or editing of important files, something which you - as an administrator - would definitely not want to happen. Thankfully, there exists a command - dubbed chattr - that's developed to help you in specifically these kinds of scenarios.