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Script not setting ownership of new directoryby bradcathey (Prior)
|on Jul 29, 2008 at 02:46 UTC ( #700718=perlquestion: print w/replies, xml )||Need Help??|
bradcathey has asked for the wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:
I comfortable working on the command line to do this, but I've created Web app that uses CGI's upload method to upload a file from the browser. On the way, if the subdirectory 'foobar' doesn't exist, my script makes it.
I have the permissions working, but I'm getting the desired ownership of:
instead I'm ending up with:
Likewise, the file ownership itself is the same:
Here's my script:
Is this even possible? Thanks.
Update: Fixed typo
Update 2: per comments of the good monks, I changed chown 'www-data', 'sftp', 'foobar' or die; to chown -1, 1003, 'foobar' or die; (1003 being the numeric equivalent for the group) for success.
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