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Zentyal: “incorrect password” on login

I've installed Zentyal 3.3 on my virtual Ubuntu server (12.04.4 LTS (GNU/Linux 3.2.0-23-generic x86_64)) as package. But when I try to login, Zentyal throws "Incorrect password". I've added my user to ...
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Debian USER with read/write permissions for www

I have a Debian Squeeze server with an EasySCP admin panel. This panel set domain folders in /var/www/virtual/domain.name Every domain has a unique ID of vu2000, vu2001... Ownership of the files ...
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Getting apache to use ldap group and filesystem group information

We have an Apache server which serves out of a particular directory, and just supplies a listing of files. From this directory, each subdirectory is owned by a certain group of users (at the ...
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How can I make user and group ids the same on two servers?

I have two servers, one of which has a volume from the other mounted as an NFS device. I have an application on the mounter that creates files that must then be manipulated by an application on the ...
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Execute a command from another group

In Linux, I have the following id: uid=1005(username) gid=1005(username) groups=1005(username),33(www-data),1002(git) I'd like to change my effective gid to git so that everything I create will ...
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Ubuntu Server 12.04: Write Files via Samba with Group Ownership

I have a shared samba drive set up on my virtual machine guest running Ubuntu Server 12.04. \\ubuntu\www The file path /var/www has the permissions www-data:www-data set up. My user name abe is ...
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Ubuntu Server Permission Problems

Our sysadmin quit and I have been handed "the ropes." Unfortunately, I don't know how to climb very well. Here is my problem. We have 4 servers that we use for our hosting of client's sites. ...
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Share screen session with users in the same group (Linux)

I can create a detached screen session using the following command: [user1@host-pc ~]$ screen -d -m -S sname program ...and resume to it using this command: [user1@host-pc ~]$ screen -r sname Is ...
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what to do in order to edit files under /var/www w/o logging in root password?

what's the best practice to do in order for me to edit the files under /var/www directory, without having to login my root password all the time? ...because I can't edit the scripts at all, undless i ...
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Linux group / user permission issue

Redhat 5.5, logged in as root I created a group dev-core groupadd dev-core Then I create a new user tony useradd tony I changed tony's password and added tony to group dev-core usermod -a -G ...
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Win Server Security: Why do members of a group not get access when the Group has permission?

Environment: No Active Directory and no Domain Controller. Server is Win 2008 I have a directory with only ALLOW permissions set (no DENY permission)..and no inherited permissions. I have two ...
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Unix Group Permissions

I have created a directory and chown to have permissions master:webmaster and chmod the folder to 775 hence group writeable. So why is it i bert as a member of webmaster cant mv the directory or ...
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How do I set the default group for a vsftpd user's uploads? (ubuntu 10.04)

How do I set the default group for a vsftpd user's uploads? When I upload a file, the files group is set to the username... How do I get it to automatically set to a specific group?
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Manage Windows File Share Permissions with Local Group

Here is my situation: I am a Local Administrator on a plain Windows XP machine. Due to organizational issues, people want to run a Windows file share on this machine. I thought it might be a nifty ...
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Refreshing a user's group permission

I have a daemon running with a user (let's call it) myuser. I wanted him to be able to read and write the files in the /var/www directory. The owner of this directory and all the files inside it is ...
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Best and Proper Permissions Settings for Directory

I am interested in knowing the proper, yet security-conscious settings for a directory. Here's my scenario: I have a username for FTP access to my server called "user". For the purpose of the ...
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How to chgrp a file uploaded in PHP?

After receiving an uploaded file and moving it to its target directory, using PHP's move_uploaded_file() function, the file has the owner and group "www:wheel", ie. that of Apache. I want to change ...
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What User Should NGinx and PHP be running as?

Permissions are something that have confused for me a while with Linux. So at the minute both my NGinx and PHP-FPM instances are running with the user and group : www-data Is this standard? I ...