Thanks a lot Francis. Apparently nginx was once started as root. So automatically the ownership of the temp folders got changed to nginx user. This explains the sudden permission change even though I had set it explictly. Thanks for your help.
Cheers, Sushma Posted at Nginx Forum: https://forum.nginx.org/read.php?2,269006,269745#msg-269745 _______________________________________________ nginx mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org http://mailman.nginx.org/mailman/listinfo/nginx