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Problem was, that the FTP user does not equal the Apache / webserver user. I just had to (recursively) own the wordpress directory /var/www for the www-data/webserver user: sudo chown -R www-data:www-data /var/www Please refer to this link for further info about the owner of a directory.
There are three ways you could do this: 1. Upload all into the Media Library The most tiresome way, IMHO, is to upload all the images you got via the media library. 2. Use a plugin You can use plugins like Add From Server to import your images easily to the Media Library 3. WP-CLI Easiest way once you got WP-CLI installed. Run wp media import to import ...
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