chmod(): Operation not permitted

If you get a warning like chmod(): Operation not permitted
You can use the ftp_site() function to send a CHMOD command through.

[code]$ftp_user_name = ‘username’;
$ftp_user_pass = ‘password’;
$ftp_server = ‘ftp.server.com’;

$connect = ftp_connect($ftp_server);

if (!ftp_login($connect, $ftp_user_name, $ftp_user_pass)) die(“Couldn’t connect”);

@ftp_site($connect, ‘CHMOD 0777 /public_html/folder_to_chmod/’);

… some process … maybe upload …

@ftp_site($connect, ‘CHMOD 0755 /public_html/folder_to_chmod/’);
ftp_close($connect);[/code]

Remember this is just example, improve it yourself.
Hope this helps someone. You might need this solution if you are on a shared server.

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