CHGRP(1)                       FSF                       CHGRP(1)

NAME
       chgrp - change group ownership

SYNOPSIS
       chgrp [OPTION]... GROUP FILE...
       chgrp [OPTION]... --reference=RFILE FILE...

DESCRIPTION
       Change the group membership of each FILE to GROUP.

       -c, --changes
              like verbose but report only when a change is made

       -h, --no-dereference
              affect  symbolic  links  instead  of any referenced
              file (available only on systems with lchown  system
              call)

       -f, --silent, --quiet
              suppress most error messages

       --reference=RFILE
              use RFILE's group instead of using a GROUP value

       -R, --recursive
              change files and directories recursively

       -v, --verbose
              output a diagnostic for every file processed

       --help display this help and exit

       --version
              output version information and exit

REPORTING BUGS
       Report bugs to <bug-fileutils@gnu.org>.

SEE ALSO
       The  full  documentation for chgrp is maintained as a Tex-
       info manual.  If the info and chgrp programs are  properly
       installed at your site, the command

              info chgrp

       should give you access to the complete manual.

GNU fileutils 4.0         November 1998                         1