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From David Crossley <>
Subject Re: [headsup] website not updated due to group permissions
Date Mon, 09 Apr 2007 05:13:01 GMT
Ross Gardler wrote:
> David Crossley wrote:
> >Ross, please try again.
> Done. For general info in case the same happens again:
> My umask was not correctly set.
> I did svn up on the website on the server, hence group assignments were 
> incorrect as were write permissions.
> David spotted the group permissions thing, which I sorted out with 
> chgrp. Neither of us spotted the write permissions thing, until this 
> mail from David.
> So, rather than trying to get all permissions correct by hand I deleted 
> the plugins directory.
> Checked my umask was correctly set
> did svn up
> checked over the permissions and ownerships. They looked OK

Thanks. For future reference there are some notes that
explain this at

> Apologies to everyone for this mess, especially David who has been 
> waiting all day for me to sort this out whilst I've been drinking in the 
> easter sun.

:-) It is sunny here too, so i had better consume some
such sustenance in readiness for the big day tomorrow.


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