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Force permissions non domain Mac server share

I have a Mac server which is accessed by both Macs and PCs. I need every file in this specific samba share to have 777 permissions regardless of the write permissions given by the client. The ...
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How do I connect my FreeNAS File Server to my Mac OS X Directory Server?

I am trying to connect my File Server (FreeNAS 8.0.1 / 8.2-RELEASE-p7) with my Mac OS X 10.7 Lion Directory Server's Open Directory... I know that Mac OS X provides an LDAP service via which other ...
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Why isn't Samba authenticating an Open Directory username that arrives in all caps?

I have a Mac OS X 10.6 server that acts as an Open Directory master and allows file sharing from the Open Directory users' home directories. Today, for unknown reasons, it's stopped permitting our ...
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OSX Server _www access to samba mounted directory

I am having issues automatically mounting a smb share on our osx 10.6 server so that _www has the permissions to read the presented files. If I mount using the graphical auto-mount utility supplied ...
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How to build a PDC connected to Open DIrectory on OS X 10.6

Since OS X Server has an older version of Samba that cannot be used with Windows 7, I want to setup a newer (3.5.5) Samba server as a PDC. I want to continue to use Open Directory on the 10.6 OS X ...
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Samba Domain Controller corrupts Windows workstations profiles?

Oooooook, so here's my problem. I have a Mac OS X Server 10.5 to which Windows XP workstations are bound. I happened upon some errors and warnings in my log, from Userenv. Namely, error 1504, 1509. ...
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Microsoft Office “Read-only” warning not appearing on Samba shares on Mac OS X Server

some of my users don't get the "read-only" warning (but "read-only" does appear on the title bar and the document is indeed opened read-only) when opening Office 2007 documents already opened by ...
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Adobe Acrobat Sqlite errors with Mac OS X network accounts

We have set up network accounts for our Snow Leopard Users on several Macs, which work great except for applications that use a local Sqlite database for their preferences/cache. The biggest problem ...
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Prevent AFP share access over VPN connection?

I need to setup a restricted external access to file shares on the network. Thing is, there are some sensible files that require to be hidden when someone connects from the (eventual) VPN. Setup: ...
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Windows 7 joining OS X Server domain

We're having trouble getting a new Windows 7 Ultimate machine joined to an OS X domain. I found this Apple KB article discussing the very same issue we're having. Basically, when entering all the ...
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Unable to authenticate Windows XP clients agains Snow Leopard Server PDC after 10.6.2 upgrade

I have setup a Snow Leopard Server 10.6.1 as a PDC without problems to authenticate Windows XP clients. Joining a Windows XP client to the SLS PDC Domain and log in from a Windows XP client to the SLS ...
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OS X Mounting Samba shares using logon script - Using Open LDAP

Is it possible to mount a Samba share at logon using a standard OS X logon script, when using an Open LDAP directory for authentication? Obviously you can get the username from the $1 variable, but ...