This is a small script to check if two given files permissions are same or not

#Purpose: To check two given files are having same permissions or not
#Author: Surendra Anne(

read -p “Enter two files with their paths” FILE1 FILE2

PERM1=$(stat –printf=”%a” $FILE1)
PERM2=$(stat –printf=”%a” $FILE2)

if [ $PERM1 -eq $PERM2 ]
echo “Both the files have same permissions: $PERM1”
echo “The given files have different permissions”

Some of the tools used here are
read command
Command substitution
stat command
square brackets
if statement
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Mr Surendra Anne is from Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India. He is a Linux/Open source supporter who believes in Hard work, A down to earth person, Likes to share knowledge with others, Loves dogs, Likes photography. He works as Devops Engineer with Taggle systems, an IOT automatic water metering company, Sydney . You can contact him at surendra (@) linuxnix dot com.