As nouns the difference between directive and permission
is that directive
is an instruction or guideline that indicates how to perform an action or reach a goal while permission
is authorisation; consent (especially formal consent from someone in authority).
As an adjective directive
is that directs.
An instruction or guideline that indicates how to perform an action or reach a goal.
An authoritative decision from an official body, which may or may not have binding force.
(European Union law) A form of legislative act addressed to the Member States. The directive binds the Member State to reach certain objectives in their national legislation.
The directive case.
serving to direct, indicate, or guide.
(grammar) relating to the directive case
authorisation; consent (especially formal consent from someone in authority)
The act of permitting.
(computing) flags or access control lists pertaining to a file that dictate who can access it, and how.
- Sire, do I have your permission to execute this traitor?
- I used the "chmod" command to change the file's permission .
* planning permission