[Wolves] is there any way to write to a file without chmod 777

Daniel Jones djones9960 at gmail.com
Wed Sep 26 13:50:40 BST 2007

On 26/09/2007, Philip Harper <ph004h7245 at blueyonder.co.uk> wrote:
> I think I better explain it more clearly, it's an online site editor I'm
> creating, the user simply selects a page they want to edit in a list,
> the page is loaded into FCKeditor, and then they just click on "Save"
> and the page is saved, without them having to mess around with file
> permissions or FTP!

PHP has FTP functionality, could you not use that?  (That is change
permissions - write modified file - change permissions back to
something more sensible)

You'd need the user to enter his/her website username/password of course.

Horrible way of doing it I know but I can't think of anything else.


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