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Old 06-08-2004, 06:00 AM   #1
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Unhappy scp with preserving permissions


I use scp to copy data from one machine to other. Even if I use "-p" option to preserve the ownership of files its getting changed to the userID which I use for scp. How should I over come this.
 
Old 06-08-2004, 08:00 AM   #2
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-p only preserves timestamps and permissions, not the file ownership. You might try using something like rsync with a user that has appropriate access privelages.
 
  


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