Topic "Column "Rights" is empty while log shows that server send it"

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I connect to my webspace using ftp but when folder is listed, the "Rights" Column is empty. So I switched on logging and found out that the server sends this information. Here is a bit of my log:

> 2014-07-24 20:31:55.670 PASV
< 2014-07-24 20:31:55.670 227 Entering Passive Mode (81,169,145,149,244,11)
> 2014-07-24 20:31:55.670 MLSD
< 2014-07-24 20:31:55.764 150 Opening ASCII mode data connection.
< 2014-07-24 20:31:56.046 226 Transfer complete. Closing data connection.
. 2014-07-24 20:31:57.108 Type=cdir;Modify=20140723195756;Unique=0540003507abe30e;Perm=cmpdfe; .
. 2014-07-24 20:31:57.108 Type=pdir;Modify=20140722202448;Unique=0540003505ac3ff6;Perm=cmpdfe; ..
. 2014-07-24 20:31:57.108 Type=file;Size=47;Modify=20140718054340;Unique=0540003507abe30f;Perm=adfrw; index.html
. 2014-07-24 20:31:57.108 Type=file;Size=141123;Modify=20140723195319;Unique=054000350647345c;Perm=adfrw; phoca_thumb_l_20140221_160814.jpg
. 2014-07-24 20:31:57.108 Type=file;Size=124736;Modify=20140723195324;Unique=054000350647345f;Perm=adfrw; phoca_thumb_l_20140221_160844.jpg
. 2014-07-24 20:31:57.108 Type=file;Size=130823;Modify=20140723195328;Unique=0540003506473462;Perm=adfrw; phoca_thumb_l_20140221_160850.jpg

I run WinSCP 5.5.4 (Build 4433) on a Windows 8 system. FTP Connection is in passive mode. I try to run WinSCP native and in Windows XP or Windows 7 compatible mode. No success.

I tried filezilla as another ftp client and filezilla does show the file rights. Any idea what is going wrong?


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WinSCP can present/work with Unix-style permissions only. Filezilla shows the permissions from the listing as is. I do not think this is useful, as it is not really human-readable, unless you dig into FTP protocol specification. One cannot even convert these permissions to Unix-style, as the Perm fact defines permissions for current user only (not for owner/group/world). Any ideas?
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