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How to chmod all directories except files (recursively) SSH


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To recursively give directories read&execute privileges:
find /path/to/base/dir -type d -exec chmod 755 {} +
To recursively give files read privileges:
find /path/to/base/dir -type f -exec chmod 644 {} +

Or, if there are many objects to process:
chmod 755 $(find /path/to/base/dir -type d)
chmod 644 $(find /path/to/base/dir -type f)

Or, to reduce chmod spawning:
find /path/to/base/dir -type d -print0 | xargs -0 chmod 755 
find /path/to/base/dir -type f -print0 | xargs -0 chmod 644
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