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Migrating database to DigitalOcean using BackupBuddy

I am in the process of migrating my WordPress site from shared hosting to DigitalOcean. I set up a fresh install of WordPress using one-click installation, and I replaced the standard wp-content folder with my original folder. I am trying to migrate my database over using BackupBuddy, but I am getting an error when I try to access the importbuddy.php file.

This is the error that I am getting: Error #224834. This directory is not write enabled. Please verify write permissions to continue.

Any ideas? I’m sure I am just overlooking something simple.

Thanks!


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Looks like you have a permissions problem. What’s listed as the <code>owner:group</code> of your WordPress directory? To find out, execute: <br><pre>ls -l /path/to/WordPress/Installation</pre> <br>To learn more about permissions, check out <a href=“https://www.digitalocean.com/community/articles/linux-permissions-basics-and-how-to-use-umask-on-a-vps”>Linux Permissions Basics and How to Use Umask on a VPS</a>.