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Display files permissions in number format i.e “0755”? [duplicate]

Is there a way to get files/directories permissions in number format "0777" instead of "-rw--r--r" format?
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How to install many font files quickly and easily?

I need to install more than 100 fonts, so I was wondering if there is an easy way to do this task? I know you can opening every single one and pressing install font, but installing more then 100 ...
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How can I check the folder permissions in ubuntu server 12.04?

Right now, I know that I can change permissions for example with: sudo chmod 550 directory I wonder how I can check the actual folder permission.
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is there ls -l numeric formating?

consider the output of this ls -l command: $ ls -l /usr/bin | tail -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 105696 Oct 25 2014 zenity -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 188296 Oct 21 2013 zip -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root ...
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1answer
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Forbidden: Unable to access VirtualHost URL in Ubuntu

I just create new virtual host from path /media/rahul/142E875C2E873630/xampp/htdocs/ that's the path of my mounted drive in ubuntu. Now when I created virtual host of this url its created successfully ...
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2answers
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Confusion in chmod options

I have a file called test.sh. I've used chown to set it's owner to user1. chown user1 test.sh Then I play with chmod options to see if I understand them correctly. chmod 400 test.sh I can read the ...
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2answers
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How to reverse file ownership and permission settings

I installed LAMP and WordPress on my system a week ago. Since I couldn't create Child Themes in WordPress and work with PHP folders for my other projects collocated in var/www without using Nautilus I ...
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3answers
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apache won't index folder from another mount

I'm trying to enable directory listing for a folder outside the web root, from a different local ext4 mount that uses Basic Authentication, but I'm getting an empty list and no logged errors. What's ...
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1answer
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Grant different levels of access to a file for three different users

I have made 3 users with adduser. How can I give each user different permissions to one file (example.txt) without setfacl? Example: First user to have only read permissions to the file Second to ...
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1answer
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XAMPP VirtualHost in Other Directory 403 Forbidden Error

I have created a virtualHost setup according to this website: https://ourcodeworld.com/articles/read/302/how-to-setup-a-virtual-host-locally-with-xampp-in-ubuntu This part of the setup apparently ...