root@F#555:/$ chmod -R 555 *|

  • 555 means no one is allowed to modify.
  • 555 means everyone has a right to read.
  • 555 means everyone has a right to execute.

Thus

  • 555 means people are only allowed to consume.
  • 555 means people can't do anything unless authorized.
  • 555 means people's sole purpose is to gorge themselves.

This is not science-fiction.

Can you still use the files you made 10 years ago?

Can you still use your floppy disks?