A directory, also commonly called a folder, is a filesystem object used for organizing files and other directories.

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CentOS server - where should I store my scripts? [on hold]

I have CentOS server with WHM and few cPanel accounts. I connect to it using ssh. All cPanel accounts are stored in /home directory. centos-release-7-2.1511.el7.centos.2.10.x86_64 I also have ...
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mounted network disk with cifs doesn't allow to move created folders

I can create, delete and rename folder (as long, as it is stays on the same level) on an cifs connected network disk, but I cannot move them. When I try to move one dir inside of another dir, it gives ...
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Windows Server on domain, log on with domain user or local server account?

I have two servers set up, one is as active directory, and the other I am still configuring. On the server that is connected to the domain controller, should I be logging in as the local Administrator ...
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Laravel project in subfolder of public_html gives trouble with .htaccess redirect [duplicate]

I've set up my VPS server and am trying to set up a Laravel project. I have a /public_html/ folder with an index.html that's shown when visiting the website URL. I have a laravel project in: /...
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nginx sub directory wildcard rewrite

I have set up a server block on my nginx server, e.g. with domain testsite.com. I want to be able to install separate WordPress installations into direct child folders of the root folders, e.g. /var/...
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Multi user passwordless directory specific ssh login

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I want to allow multi user passwordless ssh login. But I want to give directory specific ssh access. For example: My home directory(server home) has two folders user1 ...
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Logins to domain host fail with security database error

I have two DCs on site, and an ADFS box in AWS (for using SSO). It was working mostly alright for a long time. Then yesterday I created a new DC inside of AWS for disaster recovery. After that, ...
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Apache Aliased Directory doesn't work for child directories of alias

I'm trying to run two different applications under user. Application 1: /home/user/public_html/app/public/ Application 2: /home/user/public_html/forum/ VirtualHost has the Server set to ...
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setfacl access files and directories by other group under RHEL 7

I exhausted all option on the setfacl to allow other group to access (cp, mv, touch ) a file and subdir of my directory. Background: I have a RHEL 7.2 and created 4 different users, as a (default by ...
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Can I hide time and date and size in Nginx webserver directory listings?

By default Nginx webserver shows the date , time and the size of all uploaded files when you browse each directory . It's something like " 21-Apr-2016 07:38 719858135 " . Is there a way to ...
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Configure Azure AD Connect

I'm trying to set up an domain in Azure AD Connect on a Workgroup computer. The challenge that we have is, we have a dedicated domain controller for the purpose of Azure AD Connect and the other ...
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Dovecot: update change directory structure, two structures exists now

When I updated my dovecot two days ago, changes were made in configuration. Mails were stored in /var/mail/vhosts/domain/user and now they are in /var/mail/vhosts/domain/user/Maildir So I have two ...
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Create two users with different privileges for the same folder

I've the following scenario: I need to create two users that will access in FTP the same folder with different privileges by using vsftpd. What do you recommend me? Is it a good idea to create ...
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Confused on BigFix relevance - x64 files

I am using BigFix in an Enterprise Environment and noticed a recent round of Microsoft patches for 2016 have failed on a small group of assets. I was able to work around this by creating Custom Copy ...
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What should the owner of `.` and `..` directories be? [closed]

A few questions about the . and .. directories: ls -la drwxr-xr-x 3 root root 4096 Mar 21 12:47 . drwxr-xr-x 60 root root 4096 Mar 15 14:36 .. Are . and .. actually directories or are they like ...
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cronjob error “/bin/sh: /path/to/file: No such file or directory” [duplicate]

i've installed a python software that allows to run javascript on the server i've put the binary file (jsrunner) in this address /usr/local/bin/jsrunner so in the ssh when i try it it works fine ...
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Nginx point subdirectory to root

How can I point www.domain.com/ru/ to open the content of www.domain.com/ ? Not a redirect. I have tried alias and root but can't figure how to make it work. Thank you.
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Serving images from two different directories with Nginx

This should be basic... I'm brand new, and no amount of googling and searching stack exchange is helping. I have a website that I want to be able to serve images from, from different directories. I ...
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How to configure rsyslog to forward all log files from specific directory?

I have already configured and working setup of centralized log server with web interface. But i need to forward all log files from specific directory in remote host "/Volumes/path/to/dir" to my server....
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How can I ensure only salt-managed files remain in directory and keep the diff clean?

Assume a directory like this: - etc/nginx/sites-available/ - hostA - hostB - hostC Where hostA and hostB are created by salt. hostC was created earlier by salt as well, but since than ...
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Linux CLI Make a Tar.Gz with Tar.Gz First-level Directories

Currently, I use this command to make tar.gz archives: sudo tar -zcpvf archive.tar.gz directory1 directory2 directory3 Is there a way to compress multiple archives like above, but instead of ...
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Prevent deletion of folder but let access to everything inside of it

I know there is the +i flag for files and directories, but i have a deeper Problem. Is there a way to prevent a folder from being deleted by an User which should be able to create / access / remove ...
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Scan windows file system for directories containing certain words

Is there a command that I can run on a windows Server 2008 r2 that will only show directories that contain a certain word. For Example I want to find all directories that contain "logs" That means ...
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Mount folder automatically in home directory for every old&new user

I want to allow access to /var/www/dev/ to every user in my system (+50) via their home directory For one particular user I can do: mkdir /home/user_name/www_dev mount --bind /var/www/dev/ /...
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Nginx with software installed in subdirectories

I'd like to create a directory/website structure like this: / /index.php /tac /tac/1app1/index.php /tac/1app2/ /tac/1app3/ So there is one CMS in the root. In subdirectories there should be other ...
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Could not evaluate: Could not retrieve information from environment bootmaster source(s)

Feeling like a complete newbie to puppet (I admit I am very rusty :-) So my manifest/site.pp file contains. file {"/tmp/findme.txt": source => "puppet:///modules/concat/concatfragments.rb" ...
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Find the latest modified *.csv file and copy it into a different folder

My goal is to copy the latest file (based on modified date) in Windows to a different folder, and then rename the file to something different. My last line that is commented out was just a test to ...
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Folder modification date not updating when sub folder is created

I have found a pretty annoying behavior in windows server 2012 and failed to find a solution to fix it. I also tried this on a Windows 7 instance and it simply works :( Some aspects of the issue are ...
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Directory vs Files for efficient search and retrieval of files

I am working on a website where users have ability to store all kinds of media on the server and there can be any number of users. I thought I would store all the media which users upload like this: ...
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can I centralize SQL and AD users via LDAP? [closed]

I have to mention that I am talking about 60 - 100 users. We are having SQL database for specific internal use, where contain all the users in the company. Now we are deploying Windows Active ...
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raising forest level from 2000 to 2003, any forseen issues?

We are out to migrate from a Windows 2003 domain server including Exchange 2003 to a Windows 2012R2 server with a 2013 Exchange. Our Windows 2003 domain has about twenty client machines one XP Pro, a ...
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SFTP script gets different destination response when run from different directories

I'm baffled by an SFTP shell script and any help would be greatly appreciated. I wrote an sftp script to connect to and upload ACH information to a banking site. The script uses 'expect' to wait for ...
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Nested Active Directory Groups causes user unable to authenticate against application

User is placed in a global group called site.gg1 site.gg1 is a member of a global group called region.gg1 region1 has been added to the server local group, which is mapped to the application role. ...
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Documents Redirect not working on machine after moving user into different ou

I've recently been making some changes to an AD OU structure, in attempt to make the structure look cleaner for other admins & allow us to get more granular with Group Policies. By changes I mean ...
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What is best directory for storing uploaded images from my website in linux [closed]

i am building a webpage where a the user can upload images. i am going to use the file-system to store my images. i was wondering what is the best directory to hold such data? is it "var" directory? "...
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List all folders, with size but only in regexp path - LINUX

I have this structure Folder/A Folder/A_SomeoneBefore/ Folder/B Folder/B_SomeoneBefore/ .... Folder/T/TA/TAC/TAC_SomeoneAfter Folder/T/TA/TAF/TAF_SomeoneAfter Folder/T/TD/TDC/...
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Serving additional directory content under root in Nginx

Using Nginx with Django, I have the following location entry in my server config: location / { include uwsgi_params; uwsgi_pass 127.0.0.1:1234; } Thus, all root URL requests are passed to ...
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Windows Server 2008/2012 DFS won't replicate one folder

I have a problem with Windows 2008 DC replicating to Windows 2012 DC. I've been dealing with this for 6 months. The replicated folder contains 15 folders and 0 files in the root. All of the folders ...
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Server 2008 R2 permissions not working

First of all: i posted this yesterday but put in the wrong email so I can't access it again. I am configuring a 2008 R2 server for learning experience. The problem I'm having is the following: ...
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DirectoryIndex in Subfolder/New project with virtualhosts and SSL, same domain

I have som problems with setting up a new project in apache. I have an old project in sub.domain.com/api/something.php, but am trying to add a new project (symfony) that requires a DirectoryIndex, sub....
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Protect a directory if remote host is/is not

How can I protect a directory within .htaccess only if the remote host is not 192.168.1.11 ? Below is how I actually protect directories: AuthUserFile /home/personal/.htpasswd AuthName "Auth Area" ...
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Copy folder structure template to current folder

When our users create a new Project folder, I would like it to automatically copy a template folder structure and the template's permissions. So far the only thing I've come up with is a batch script ...
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Large file synchronisation

I have a big directory that takes about 600GB with tens of thousands files. I need to synchronize it with my Qnap NAS. I tries BitTorrent Sync, but speed is very slow and it will take about a month ...
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Does LDAP work within just one directory or diferent directories can comunicate each other using LDAP?

I started to learn about directories just a month ago and this question came to my midn. I know that LDAP is an open protocol that defines services within a directory. But I asked myself if there is ...
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In the context of Active Directory, what does “single schema” mean and why is this an advantage?

in my learning of AD DS Ecosystem I came across with this definition [link]: By using the Windows Server® 2008 Active Directory® Lightweight Directory Services (AD LDS) role, formerly known as ...
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App_Data is not hidden in IIS 7.5

Got an interesting little issue. On one of our servers in particular, IIS 7.5 is not hiding the App_Data folder; it's serving it directly. Other servers don't have this problem, even if they're set ...
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access local network shared folder from the internet

I have a problem with my network configuration. I would like to access a folder that is in my local network and mount it on a public server. I have a VSERVER in local network (10.50.1.25) I have two ...
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In Linux what is the difference between a data partition and a folder? [closed]

I believe that examples of data partitions are /usr/ and /bin/. But these are just folders in the root directory, right? So is a data partition a folder in the root directory.
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HAProxy - backend with subdirectory

I have simple haproxy configuration: two servers, one is frontend, two is backend with jboss application. Here is config: defaults mode http log global ...
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Server 2012 - how to make files in a folder readonly to everyone but creator/owner

I'd like to setup a shared folder on my Windows Server 2012 box where all the managers can put files that they can edit, and other users can open, read and print, but can't change or delete. It ...