[ic] permissions problem uploading .pdf files

Ton Verhagen tverhagen at cacari.com.org
Thu Jan 19 06:44:07 EST 2006

Quoting "Eric Bont" <eric_bont at hotmail.com>:
>I created an extra directory for my .pdf files. When I upload my 
>.pdf files with the product-editor (widget type=image upload) 
>everything works fine.
>When I use the file transfer page 
>(file_transfer.html?initial_dir=images/pdf) I have a problem that 
>the upload .pdf file gets the wrong rights ( -rw-rw---   instead 
>of   -rw-r--r--   ). Uploading by the product-editor the file gets 
>the right permissions
>When I try to connect my catalog to a pdf file with wrong rights I 
>get the message : Forbidden
>You don't have permission to access /xxx/images/pdf/testpdf12.pdf on 
>this server.

This has been answered several times on this list if memory serves me well.

Please add the following entry to the variable table and 'Apply changes'

UI_CONST_IMAGE_REGEX   \.(?:gif|jpe?g|png|pdf)$        Directories and Paths

Good luck !

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