chgrp - change group ownership
chgrp [OPTION]... GROUP FILE...
chgrp [OPTION]... --reference=RFILE FILE...
Change the group membership of each FILE to GROUP.
like verbose but report only when a change is made
affect the referent of each symbolic link, rather than the symbolic
affect symbolic links instead of any referenced file (available
only on systems that can change the ownership of a symlink)
-f, --silent, --quiet
suppress most error messages
use RFILE's group rather than the specified GROUP value
operate on files and directories recursively
output a diagnostic for every file processed
--help display this help and exit
output version information and exit
Written by David MacKenzie.
Report bugs to <email@example.com>.
Copyright (C) 2001 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is
NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
The full documentation for chgrp is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If
the info and chgrp programs are properly installed at your site, the
should give you access to the complete manual.
chgrp (fileutils) 4.1 March 2002 CHGRP(1)
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