access - determine whether a file can be accessed
access -mode file
Exit successfully if file can be accessed with the specified mode.
mode is one or more letters of rwx, where r is for readable, w is for
writable, and x is for executable.
The difference between access and test is that the latter looks at the
permission bits, while the former checks using the access(2) system
call. This makes a difference when file systems have been mounted
access accepts the following additional options:
--help Print help message and exit.
Print version information and exit.
Kpathsea 3.4.5 4 January 1998 ACCESS(1)
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