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kohshan99 10-09-2015 02:45 AM

File/Folder Data Server
i need server where we can make login for our students faculity and admin and they can store there data on allocated size. the process to create or delete a user will be so simple so that we can easily add or remove. linux based. and accessible to windows machine.

berndbausch 10-09-2015 05:16 PM

What do you mean by "accessible"? Out of the box, most Linux servers support ssh. There are quite a few ssh clients that work on Windows, the most popular one probably being PuTTY. To create a user, a one-line useradd command is sufficient, and userdel is even simpler. You can use disk quota to limit the size, which seems to be one of your requirements.

Or if you need Windows shares, the tool is Samba. It requires additional setup, but creating and deleting users is easy with pdbedit.

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