Mac Finder copy error code -41

Today I had the annoying error code -41 when copying files around on my Mac. Well I had no idea what that was supposed to mean, errors are hard enough to solve at the best of times without something as useless as "error code -41". Anyway I found my solution with a little bit of searching and I felt the link was well worth sharing.

For those of you who don't care why but want a quick fix then it's a simple as

sudo chmod -R -N DirectoryYouAreTryingToCopyTo

so for my all I had to do was

sudo chmod -R -N htdocs

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