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I have a solaris directory with the following permissions drwsrwx--- that I need to change to these permissions  drwxr-Sr-x  Can someone give me the chmod string that I need to make the change? Thanks!
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chmod 2745 Dirname
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I just tried chmod 2745 and now my permissions are drwxr-s---
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Well, I am pretty sure that should not have happened.  However, I can tell you another way.

Now you do this
chmod g-x,o+rx Dirname

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See how this works out.
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Now the permissions are drwxr--r-x
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Let me explain more of what I need to do. I need to rename an existing directory that has permissions of  drwxr-Sr-x

Then I need to create a new directory to replace the one I renamed and set the permissions to match the one I renamed.

When I create the new directory it has permissions of drwxrws---

I need the permissions to be drwxr-Sr-x
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Got it to work!

Thanks
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