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Old 02-16-2008, 12:57 AM   #1
fedoraman
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Access Denied to create folder


HI,

I just installed samba server when I try to make any folder or copy something in the samba shared folder it gives me message ACCESS DENIED
I have given 777 permissions to that folder.
 
Old 02-16-2008, 10:03 AM   #2
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Samba Permissions, too

You also have to set up samba's permissions for the user who will access the folder.

excerpt from /etc/samba/smb.conf. I believe that writeable and valid users are the key fields to set.

comment = workstation ics
path = /home/ics
writeable = yes
browseable = yes
valid users = your_user_name

Last edited by cmnorton; 02-16-2008 at 10:03 AM. Reason: fix up
 
  


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