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

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Deny access to a folder but allow access to every subfolder

I need to deny access to / but allow access to every folder after. e.g. browsing / would give you a 403 but going to /dir1/ would let you through. There's loads of folders being added so I can't ...
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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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Jail user to only read/write into their user directory

I'm running a Ubuntu server and wanted to know if there was a way to only allow a user (connecting via FTP and SSH) read and write access to their own /home/user/ directory and not let them read or ...
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Common /home for a couple of Linux distributions

I want to learn one more Linux distribution. I'm serious and "one more" means the second one. I've been using a Linux distribution for almost a decade, I like it very much, but I want to learn ...
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Cygwin User/home folder non existant

I'm a novice at cygwin/linux administration so please be patient with my ignorance: I'm trying to change my .bashrc profile and setup (.gitconfig ) I can't seem to find my home folder. My hypothesis ...
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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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“The local device name is already in use” error when connecting to active directory shared folders

We have a Windows Server 2003 running active directory - the users login with their AD accounts from their PCs. We have setup a file server where each AD user has a shared network folder hosted on the ...
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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 ...
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“Deny from all” Not Working

I have made following configuration on httpd.conf. But, any IP still can access PHPMyAdmin URLs/aliases. What have I missed? Is this related with "Alias" directive? Alias /phpmyadmin ...
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Changing Data directory in MariaDB

I have a doubt : Is mariadb support datadirectory location change from the default location to the another user defined location ? When Iam trying to change datadir location of mariadb by ...
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search for just folders in windows explorer

Here's another dumb question. Is there a way to search in windows explorer for just folders? I know folders get sorted to the top, but I'm always looking for that extra option...
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Issue with Nginx configuration : location and directory

I have the following simple server block : server { listen 80; server_name _; location / { *****root test/a/;***** index index.htm; ...
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script for win/dos to create folders from list of names in a file

Scripting question. Dang, it should be easier than this. I have a file with a list of names. I'd like to turn those names into folders. Whenever I try the FOR loop, all I get is the name of ...
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group permissions on directory being ignored for user

It seems that there is a Linux user (on an Ubuntu 12.04.4 server) who is unable to access a shared directory, even though that user belongs to the group which owns the directory. Here is an example ...
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Script to propagate root folder inheritance to sub folders every X minutes?

Is there a batch script that I can run every 15 minutes (assuming task scheduler) that will propagate inheritable permissions to every sub folder from the root folder? A little background on why I ...
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Running two independent tomcats on one machine, instead of one tomcat with multiple instances

due to operational need following is the scenario. Two applications running on one machine, operating system is Windows 2003 standard server edition. Application A comes packaged with tomcat ...
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How to Grant Apache Access to Directory

I am currently getting a locally hosted website up and running, but have encountered problems in accessing it from the host computer and other computers, as well. I have already created exceptions in ...
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Are folders counted as items in Sharepoint Document Libraries?

In Sharepoint on the All Site Content screen, it lists my SharePoint Document Library with a numeric row containing "Items". Do these "Items" include "folders and docuemnts" or just "folders"?
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Samba4 creates unnecessary acl permissions on new folder

I am using samba4 ad dc on ubunut 14.04. When User user1 in Group group1 is creating a new folder in the directory \ADS\sysvol\ads.dns\newFolder, then the folder has the following ACL: $getfacl ...
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Apache Redirecting All Sub directory Sub Folders Back to Root Directory [closed]

I have a website stored in a root folder. example.com correctly brings me to the website stored in /var/www/mainsite. I want to put multiple websites in sub folders. so example.com/website1, ..2, ..3 ...
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create second samba4 active directory domain controller for backup

I built up a samba4 active directory domain controller on ubuntu 14.04 and everything is working fine. The Windows clients can log in and do stuff. So far so good. However, in case of emergency, I ...
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How delete the content of a directory in Centos

I need to delete all the content of a folder in CentOS but not the folder itself. For example: I have a folder named "MYFOLDER" which contains subfolders FOLD_1, FOLD_2, FOLD_3, FOLD_4... etc , and ...
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Dovecot: Email clients and duplicated folders

So in my server I'm usually going against a problem, different emails clients call some special folders like Sent and Trash different names like Sent Items and Deleted Items. My question is, can I in ...
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Rsync over ssh folder depth limit?

i'm working on a server migration and run into the following problem: I'm running rsync to migrate all the data but for some reason there is a folder depth limit... This is done via rsync over ssh ...
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What are the maximum number of files/directories allowed per directory in common Linux FS?

It is known that ext2/ext3 FS have a rather low limit of about 32k files/directories per directory. It looks like ReiserFS is limited in practice by the r5 hash function which allows about 1 200 000 ...
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Nested groups in active directory and permissions?

I created the image so you could understand what I'm asking: These are simple groups created in Active directory. Which permission will be apply on ALI. Full Control or Read Only
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How to upload a directory recursively to an FTP server by just using ftp or lftp?

I am writing a Linux shell script to copy a local directory to a remote server (removing any existing files). Local server: ftp and lftp commands are available, no ncftp or any graphical tools. ...
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Finding out what is using up the most space on an FTP server

My company has hosted FTP, and we are currently over our disk quota. I need a way of finding out which folders on the FTP are the biggest culprits, so I can see if I can get rid of anything. I don't ...
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How to make rsync delete destination directories no longer existing at source? [closed]

I have hard drive that I back up with rsync to a network-attached storage. There are some non-empty directories at the destination (the nas) that do not exist on the source anymore. It is not a ...
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Mount Remote CIFS/SMB Share as a Folder not a Drive Letter

Is there any way to mount a remote CIFS/SMB/SAMBA share as a folder/directory and not as a drive letter. For example, I want this map: \\Server\ShareName -> C:\Folder\ShareName Instead of the usual ...
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Status of replication support in ApacheDS?

The features page indicates they're expecting to support multi-master replication "soon". Does it have any basic master-slave replication yet or does it currently not support any form of replication? ...
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Difference between <Location> and <Directory> Apache directives

I have Zend Server installed and noticed something like the following was added to my httpd.conf file: <Location /ZendServer> Order Allow,Deny Allow from 127.0.0.1 </Location> Alias ...
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How to copy file preserving directory path in Linux?

I have Eclipse projects and ".project" file in them, the directory structure looks like 'myProject/.project'. I want to copy these '.project' files to another directory, but I want the enclosing ...
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Can't resize Folder properties window

I've opened the properties window of a folder to view it's security groups, but the security group names are too long to be fully readable in the security tab. There is no way to resize the window. ...
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Apache VirtualHost Proxy with a Subdirectory

Currently, we have an IIS server as our primary web server. We are implementing an Apache server in its place, but still need to have the IIS server accessible. Typically, this is a simple thing, ...
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FTP with linux permissions not being set

I run a dedicated server with clients. I then accessed one client's account and created a folder. Let's call it TEST. I check permissions via the FTP client, and they check out to be ok (which is ...
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Active Directory Users Delegated Permissions

This is probably a dumb question, but how does the delegated user access ad to make these changes? I have set this up but a user cannot launch the active directory users and groups tool. Only admins ...
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User folder not showing up in Windows Explorer

I have a user that logs into the domain receiving an error message regarding their "my documents" folder being inaccessible. Browsing the D:\Users directory using Windows Explorer on the server, the ...
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Best method to track folder size growth over time?

I have a file server that has a pretty large folder tree. There's a shared folder, under that are 5 departmental folders. Nested inside of those are thousands of subfolders and files. I would like ...
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Emails keep going to Gmail spam folder - DKIM, SPF, are set up - Very perplexing [duplicate]

Note: This is NOT a duplicate question, there are no questions that address the very specific details of headers as far as whether the inclusion of multiple DKIM entries will result in landing in the ...
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chef remote_directory permissions

I have checked https://docs.chef.io/resource_remote_directory.html and http://joerussbowman.tumblr.com/post/58241535331/chef-remote-directory-is-basically first of all. chef-client version 12.2.1 ...
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Least, secure and enough permissions for public_html and folders and files under public_html using SuPHP for shared hosting environment

I have a server with SuPHP and DirectAdmin. Many (but not ALL) of my users are running Joomla and Wordpress. Will it make a problem if I chmod public_html and sub-folders to 700? Will they NEED more ...
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Windows 2008 R2 folder prompt for credentials

I cannot find an answer to this question, so I am hoping someone here can help. We have a couple folders on our NAS that only our Help Desk techs can get into for install and troubleshooting ...
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Windows network folder directory list inconsistent when viewed from two different client machines

I am on a corporate network using Windows. There is a network share provided by a NetApp appliance. When I log on to two different machines and view the network drive, I see inconsistent directory ...