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Old 10-06-2008, 05:08 AM   #1
Winanjaya
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share folder (read/write)


Hello all,

I am trying to share a folder in my FC9, I have configured /etc/samba/smb.conf as below, but I still unable to write into it.. what I missed?

I also had ran chmod -R 0755 to /home/Everyone

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Winanjaya

[global]
workgroup = mysamba
server string = Samba Server
printcap name = /etc/printcap
load printers = yes
log file = /var/log/samba/%m.log
max log size = 50
security = share
socket options = TCP_NODELAY SO_RCVBUF=8192 SO_SNDBUF=8192
local master = no
os level = 65
wins support = yes
dns proxy = no
time server = yes

[public]
path = /home/Everyone
public = yes
only guest = no
writable = yes
read only = no
browseable = yes
printable = no

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Old 10-06-2008, 05:58 AM   #2
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You should change file or folder permission to 777

Last edited by Tinkster; 10-30-2010 at 04:49 PM.
 
Old 10-06-2008, 06:54 AM   #3
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The numbers you enter when using chmod refer to the rwx permissions. Each permission has a number associated with it, and adding these numbers together tells you what permissions have been given to the file/directory. r=4, w=2, x=1. By using 755, you've given full permissions to the owner and read and execute permissions to the owner's group and other users (7=rwx, 5=rx).
 
Old 10-06-2008, 08:24 AM   #4
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Since this will be a globally writable directory, also set the sticky bit:
sudo chmod ugo=rwxt /home/Everyone
 
  


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