Linux Permissions: View the Numerical Output for Permissions on Files and Folders

Reading a bunch of ‘d’, ‘w’ and ‘r’ can be pretty hard on your eyes. This is a simple (and easy) way to see the numberical value for the permissions on any file and/or folder.

You can reference specific files and/or folders:

You can also run the command inline of a current directory:

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