WebDAV permissions anomoly (FreeBSD-1, Apache24)

Albert Shih Albert.Shih at obspm.fr
Tue Feb 20 21:48:08 UTC 2018

Le 20/02/2018 à 16:33:27-0500, James B. Byrne via freebsd-questions a écrit
> This issue turned out to be a file/folder ownership problem.  Somehow
> a number of the transferred files ended up having the ownership
> root:www whereas the bulk of the files had the proper www:www
> ownership.  Most of the improperly owned files were found in one
> directory which is why I was mislead as to the extent of the problem.
> Doing a chown -R www:www at the root of the webdav directory tree
> appears to have corrected the problem.  I will continue to monitor
> this just in case it was actually caused by something other than the
> transfer process and reoccurs.

It's very strange that are only partial, does you use NIS/LDAP ?

Albert SHIH
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