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This is my folder configuration from smb.conf

I can access this folder from my windows machine, but i don't have write privileges. I do need guests to be able to write to this folder. Forget security for a second... Why isn't this enough?

[Guest Share]
comment = Guest access share
path = /var/www/myFolder
browseable = yes
writable = yes
read only = no
guest ok = yes
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Samba is ultimately limited by the underlying filesystem permissions. What do the permissions on /var/www/myFolder look like? Do they allow anyone write access?

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I'll check. if they don't, how do i "enable" write access to that folder? sorry, I'm a linux newbie. –  ron M. Jan 27 '11 at 20:11
    
This document might help a bit. –  larsks Jan 27 '11 at 20:19

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