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Old 09-15-2004, 01:39 PM   #1
mdm0173
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Samba - XP access...so close!


I have come from knowing nothing about server to almost getting it all setup and running with PHP and mySQL...just one more glitch....

i have 5 computers on this network and for some reasonwe can't edit files on the server. the machines can view all the files but don't seem to have write privilleges.

i know there is something with windows must have a username and password that matches, but as it is right now i have it setup so that anyone can access the server from the network...so i shouldn't need to workk about users right?

any advice would be much appriciated..thanks!

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Old 09-15-2004, 02:14 PM   #2
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I'm assuming your server is Linux. I would suggest you have a look at two commands in Linux Wiki. Look at chmod and chown. These commands allow you to change ownership and permissions. Permissions include read/write/execute. There are some examples. It sounds like the remote user does not have write permission.

Hope this gets you going.
 
  


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