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Changing permssions on a NFS share file

Dizz-E

I have used ndmpcopy to copy a file to an nfs share on my system. (8.1.4 7mode) 

 

But i cannot read the file from the server with NFS mount.

 

The permissions on my source file are 600. 

 

 

I cannot find any information on how to change this to 644 so i can copy the file. 

 

 

Can anyone point me in the correct direction?

 

 

2 REPLIES 2

aborzenkov

Mount your exported directory on any Unix/Linux system and use standard "chmod" command.

Dizz-E

I couldn't actually get this to work. Despite my nfs export being set to root for my host. 

 

Similar for changing the perms using SMB.

 

I guess ndmp is doing somthing odd to the file perms. 

 

 

 

Anyway. I eventaully got the files to copy to my destination filer once i realised that ndmpcopy doesn't use the password i expected. 

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