[ALUG] How to allow easy editing of www-data owned files - or other workarounds?

Chris Green cl at isbd.net
Thu Dec 7 11:44:03 GMT 2017

On Thu, Dec 07, 2017 at 11:00:28AM +0000, Huge wrote:
> On Tue, 2017-12-05 at 09:52 +0000, Chris Green wrote:
> > The current problem is that
> > syncthing doesn't deal well with directories and files which have
> > different owners on different systems.
> In which case you either need to replace syncthing, or give the
> directories and files the same owners on different systems!
Syncthing does a fantastic job for me, in general it 'just works', the
alternatives I've looked at don't seem to be so good (for me anyway).

... and the files *are* owned by me ('chris') everywhere, I'm just
trying to find a way to enforce that even though www-data has
read/write access.

Chris Green

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