WebDAV permissions anomoly (FreeBSD-1, Apache24)

Albert Shih Albert.Shih at obspm.fr
Tue Feb 20 18:42:08 UTC 2018

Le 20/02/2018 à 11:37:05-0500, James B. Byrne via freebsd-questions a écrit
> I am encountering some confusing problems with permissions with
> respect to our recently transferred WebDAV site.  Some, perhaps most
> but definitely some, of the files and folders that were transferred
> from the old site to the new via rsync do not seem to exhibit the
> expected behaviour with respect to user permissions while flies and
> folders that have been created since the transfer do.
> For example: A folder X was transferred from the old site while folder
> Y has been newly created on the present site.  A file that can be
> moved into and out of folder Y cannot be placed into folder X due to a
> permissions problem.  And yet both folders reside in the same
> directory node and have the exact same permissions and ownership.
> Is there any explanation for this?  I have searched but I cannot seem
> to find anything on this specific problem.

Do you have add


options on your rsync commands ?


Albert SHIH
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