CHOWN(8)                                                 CHOWN(8)

     NAME
          chown, chgrp - change owner or group

     SYNOPSIS
          /etc/chown owner file ...

          /etc/chown owner,group file ...

          /etc/chgrp group file ...

     DESCRIPTION
          Chown changes the owner of the files to owner and optionally
          changes the group-ID of the files to group.

          Chgrp changes the group-ID of the files to group.

          The owner may be either a decimal UID or a login name found
          in /etc/passwd. The group may be either a decimal GID or a
          group name found in /etc/group.

          Only the super-user can change owner or group.

     FILES
          /etc/passwd
          /etc/group

     SEE ALSO
          chown(2), passwd(5), group(5)