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FAT32 external storage and file permissions


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Hi,
Whenever I copy something to my external drive which is fat32 it gets created with file/folder permission rwxrwxrwx(777). How can I copy preserving my file permissions?
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FAT doesn't support those perms, so everything's going to be 777... by design of the file system.

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