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COPY failure on directory I own

From: Rich Shepard <rshepard(at)appl-ecosys(dot)com>
To: pgsql-general(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: COPY failure on directory I own
Date: 2011-08-30 17:14:06
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   I need to understand why this command fails:

nevada=# copy statdata to
'/home/rshepard/projects/nevada/queenstake/stats/chem.csv' with delimiter '|'
null as 'NA' CSV HEADER;
ERROR:  could not open file
"/home/rshepard/projects/nevada/queenstake/stats/chem.csv" for writing:
Permission denied

   The permissions on that directory are 755 and it's owned by me. Since I
have no problems writing other files to that directory I must have the
command syntax incorrect but I don't see where.



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