Kirk Bailey wrote: > I want to set the mode of a text file to 666. How do I do it? > Assuming Linux/UNIX $ chmod 666 <file name> /* Means read write for file owner, group, public [i.e. any user] is that what you really want? */ Explanation: 4 - read, 2 - write and 1 - executable, I usually make mine 755 on this one user machine.