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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i have learned today that when you ftp a file with full write permissions (777) to another destination it loses the w options. so a file that was once -rwxrwxrwx(before FTP) is now -rw-r--r-- (after FTP). why does this happen? and is it configurable?
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Discussion started by: brian112
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Quick question, im going to find this a bit hard to explain but ill give it a go.
Basically i have an admin account on an FTP server that i want to be able to control ALL files without having to use sudo (as i need to run cron scripts to move files that are owned by a number of... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mokachoka
I am using ftp command to transfer a file from one AIX5.3 box to different box with the same OS level. Is there a way I could change the permissions on the file once its transferred, as I am automating the process but the file permissions on the target does not allow other users to access... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sam_78_nyc
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am trying to grant FTP acccess to my server for a WebDesigner to be able to upload live and see how it looks online.
I created a new user (WebDes:tomcatUsers) and created his home dir as /var/lib/tomcat5/webapps/uPhoto/ and then made sure he CHROOT's to his home dir so he only... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: boarderstu
5. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I am trying to ftp a file :
-rw-rw-rw- 1 oraclepbdw dba filename.txt
from Machine A ( where umask is 022) to Machine B (umask 022)
but the file changes to
-rw-rw-r-- 1 ftpamle3 ftaml filename.txt
Dur some constraints the group of the users on either side... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: gauravsachan
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I need your help with this problem.
I have my own ftp server implemented in java. If I start it as root it is successfully binded to port 21 and everything works. Now I want to run it as non-root user, but for binding to port 21 it needs root rights. How to solve it?
I alrady try... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: giorgione
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Ok I have a couple of little problems that I can't for the life of me work out how to solve. I wasn't involved in setting the server up, I've just "inherited" the support for it. I've done my best to be a good little newbie, researched articles, tried things out and managed to only get... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Andy68man
I have a problem with my ftp accounts whereby if any external ftp party connects to our server and puts any file in a directory on our server. The file permissons are always -rw-r----- and no read for others.
I have adjusted the ftp user .profile to include 'umask 022' but this only works... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: budrito
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am running sco openserver 5.0.6 and I was wondering if I could ftp files to one of my other servers and that file have full permissions set automatically on the new server.
I have searched the internet and manned chmod chown and ftp but they only seem to talk about giving the permissions after... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: stufine
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am not really even a newbie I'm just posing as one until our sys admin gets back from vacation.
I am getting errors downloading certain files from an NT Server onto our inhouse Unix fileserver.
Certain files always return errors when downloading to their proper directory.... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: newbie10