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Automatically Set FTP Permissions

How can we automatically set the FTP file permissions to our droplets? We want folders to be 755 and the files to be 644.

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This question was answered by @sierracircle:

are you using sFTP? using plain FTP has some serious security issues.

I think umask is what you need to work with:

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/linux-permissions-basics-and-how-to-use-umask-on-a-vps

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