how can i password protect my folder

Asked by astha bhatnagar on 2010-09-01

I want to password protect my folder,how can i protect the folder ?

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2010-09-01
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2010-09-01

If you make the folder owned by $USER:$USER and cmodded 600 then only that user will be able to access the folder.

http://lgjsheron.wordpress.com/2010/07/06/how-to-password-protect-files-and-folders-in-ubuntu/

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