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CHOWN User Commands NAME chown - Change Ownership SYNOPSIS chown [OPTIONS] USERNAME FILESPEC chown [OPTIONS] USERNAME:GROUP FILESPEC DESCRIPTION This command alters the Ownership of FILESPEC. Wildcards may be used to alter a set of files or directories. This sets the new owner to USERNAME. If GROUP is supplied the command will change both the Ownership and the Group assignment. -S When wildcards are used this applies the change recursively through sub-directories. -D Alter Ownership of a directory. This option is required when changing the ownership on one or more directories. This is necessary to signal the intent in wildcard and recursive actions. -V Provides additional detail when changes occur. SEE ALSO HELP Topics: USERS, GROUPS, CHGRP, FILES [/flash/manpages/manpages.hlp:2096]