sftp removing writable bit

Thorsten Kampe thorsten@thorstenkampe.de
Wed Sep 12 16:46:00 GMT 2007

* Andrew DeFaria (Wed, 12 Sep 2007 08:48:58 -0700)
> John J. Culkin wrote:
> > I am seeing an issue with Cygwin's sftp. It seems that after I upload 
> > a file that overwrites an existing file, the writable bit is removed. 
> > This prevents me from uploading a new version of the file.
> >
> > The files are owned by the SFTP user.
> >
> > Any Ideas?
> No ideas but a question. What is sftp good for? I mean what does it have 
> over say... scp?

You can use your favourite FTP client, right?!

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