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Old 11-17-2007, 09:12 PM   #1
Forwardthinking
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Samba Directory question.


If I make my share to /tmp directory I can write to it with no problem. If I make my share directory to /public I cannot write to it. I have done the chmod 777 to the directory but no go. Any ideals? Thanks.

Fixed, SELinux thing. Thanks.

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Old 11-17-2007, 11:38 PM   #2
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make sure users have write permission on /public directory within your Samba configuration file.
 
  


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