I have to express something and I'd like to use stuff noun. The problem is a proper use do verb when doing is related to something.

My phrase is Some privilege stuff should be done to it. I use it for my tutorial about server configuration. Maybe done with it?

The phrase should mean that some work must be done to make a certain directory on the disk accessible for some users or not.

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    "done to it" , but do is too general a verb, imo. Maybe "applied to it" ? Sep 6 '18 at 21:57
  • The use of privilege is strange. First of all, it should be privileged if it's being used as an adjective . . . Sep 7 '18 at 0:47

Your sentence

Some privilege stuff should be done to it.

might be better served as

Some privileges stuff should be done to it.

Since in the the devops worlds "priviledges" has a specific meaning of allowing or removing rights.
It is obvious from your description the "it" refers to the directory.

The priviledges need to be configured on that directory as...

Would be the clearest way of expressing what you are trying to get across.

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