Questions related to permissions or access rights for operating systems, filesystems, servers, or network devices.

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OS X clients ignoring Windows print server permissions

I'm in the process of testing a Windows Server 2008 R2 print server for a mixed OS X/Windows environment. Any security permissions (AD groups) I set for the printers on the print server are not ...
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Amazon Cloudfront with S3. Access Denied

We're trying to distribute out S3 buckets via Cloudfront but for some reason the only response is an AccessDenied XML document like the following: <Error> ...
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Newly Created IIS AppPool not found

I created a new IIS site in IIS 7.5 (windows server 2008 r2). I created an apppool to go with it. When I try to give permissions to a folder using the identity IIS AppPool\CustomAppPoolName, it can't ...
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GPO: Is there a way to apply NTFS permissions dynamically?

I would like to create a GPO that sets NTFS permissions on a set of folders and files. Computer Configuration => Policies => Windows Settings => Security Settings => File System and ...
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Upload Folder in Apache httpd-dav.conf

Trying to setup WebDAV on Mac Apache to have ability to allow anonymous users to upload files to my WebDav server but not have access to them after they upload. They would also not be able to view the ...
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Restricting Upload on apache webDAV server

I have a Mac OSx 10.8 with apache setup with WebDAV access. I need to restrict upload but allow download. Not sure where to accomplish this? in the https-webdav.conf or in permissions on the storage ...
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Reset Permissions for Collection Administrator - Team Foundation Server

I am using Team Foundation Server 2013. I accidentally deleted and then re-added the "Project Collection Administrators" group. However, when it came back it had lost many of its permissions. ...
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Permission settings for Apache in Fedora

I'm using Apache locally (so it only listens on localhost) for development purposes. I have my web applications (wordpress in this case) in my home directory. Now, I've read the advice of making ...
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Permissions not being inherited

So I have a parent folder FolderA which has: Administrator FullControl Allow FileAccessGroup FullControl Allow TerminalServerDeny FullControl Deny FolderB is a sub-folder with Inheritance enabled ...
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restore administrator permission in sccm 2007

I accidently removed permissions on our parent SCCM server Will I be able to add them back? It had Domain Admins in the permission list, this was giving everyone all access to everything, and items ...
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svn: E175013: Unable to connect to a repository at URL

I'm trying to get xbt-tracker from googlecode.com/svn but for some reason I get the following: svn co http://xbt.googlecode.com/svn/trunk/xbt/misc xbt/misc svn: E175013: Unable to connect to a ...
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Destination Folder Access Denied error when accessing SAN share (EMC Celerra File Server)

There is a shared folder hosted on an EMC SAN to which Everyone has Full Control to the share's root. The SAN's Administrators group is set as the shared folder's owner. Beneath the root are a number ...
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NFSv4 ACL with directory create perm, but can not read/write files under the directory

Next is what I need to do: Two users admin-x as directory administrator, user-m as the data producer, user 1: admin-x user 2: user-m In the directory named '/share' which with nfsv4 acls set on it, ...
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monit service permission starting a linux service

I'm running monit to monitor a linux service i wrote which basically makes sure that a mounted partition exist. the service start action is: mount -a the service stop action is: umount /...../.... ...
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NFS export all_squash and anonid

I have a server, S, and a set of clients, C, which I want to share files using NFS. In particular, some clients should have their user-ids remapped as they do not have a user that corresponds to the ...
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Unable to change default log apache diretory

I would like to change the default directory of apache server: # mkdir new_log # chmod 755 -R new_log/ # chown -R apache:root new_log/ # semanage fcontext -a -t httpd_log_t "/new_log(/.*)?" # ...
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Scripts not running as www-data on Ubuntu Server

I have a dedicated server running Ubuntu 10.04 LTS. Every other apache setup I've used defaults to running scripts as www-data. This one, however, is running everything as my username on the server ...
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How to logged in user rights to see process information for processes started by that user as a service on Win Server 2008?

What do I need to to enable logged in user to access processes created by this user via service? Goal Run service as build user, login as build user and dump information about processes started by ...
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Somehow a local directory on my computer was added to my server (filezilla ftp)

On my ftp server (filezilla) a local directory was added. This directory is a complete copy of what is on my ftp server except with the improper naming and directory of C:\...etc This directory is ...
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Scripting for bulk NTFS permission xcacls.vbs vs PowerShell

I have a batch file with about 1000 lines using xcacls.vbs for customizing NTFS permissions for complex folder structure (removes of grants, removes of inheritance, then grants plus some explicit ...
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In Linux, what's the best way to delegate administration responsibilities, like for Apache, a database, or some other application?

In Linux, what's the best way to delegate administration responsibilities for Apache and other "applications"? File permissions? Sudo? A mix of both? Something else? At work we have two tiers of ...
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Cant Add Columns to a AD Task pad except for the top level of the domain

We are working on Active Directory taskpads application for user management in our organization and facing stange issue. When we create a taskpad, and when we are at top level of the domain, i can ...
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Website is asking for authentication to access uploaded files?

I'm uploading files via Syncrify (Rsyn for Windows), then using a symbolic link to put the files into a folder that is within the folder for the website in IIS. I've given permissions to the folder ...
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Permissions issue using symlink on public_html folder

I have two accounts on a centOS server. The first account has a normal public_html folder, the second account has a symlink to the first account public_html folder instead of a normal one. The first ...
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Procmail (permission related) - delivery fails: “process exited returning 77”

Procmail fails to deliver any mail to local users. Bounce message I receive is following: Diagnostic-Code: x-pmta;Error running "/usr/bin/procmail -t -Y -d james": process exited returning 77 ...
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Change user for invocation of postfix transport script

I am trying to pipe emails received to a script for processing. I have a custom Postfix transport defined in master.cf, as per the following. transpire unix - n n - - ...
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Windows Server User Permissions issue via Citrix

I have a Windows Server with Citrix Installed on it. Now for those who do not know, Citrix is an Access Management Program that hosts published applications for remote users to access without actually ...
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What's the right way to create a Ubuntu user whose home directory is /var/www/SITE?

First of, I need to state I'm a complete ignorant when it comes to server administration on Ubuntu, and I'm doing what I can. I have been trying to do this for hours with no luck. Basically, I want ...
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sudo unable to modify permissions “permission denied”

I 2 received diagnostic logs from a user. Both of them are compressed as bz2 files and stored on a samba share. I unzip each, and then rename the folder. 1 of the folders I am able to rename, yet the ...
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Problems running screen without root permissions

I'm running Ubuntu 11.10 on a VPS and have problems running screen for non root users. Screen is working fine with root though. When I run it as root and hit "tty" I receive the following output: ...
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Security permissions appearing as long numbers instead of user name

I transferred over folders/files from one server to another using robocopy for Server 2003. However, for each individual that has special permissions to access a folder or file the security ...
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Windows Server 2008 R2 hangs when Editing folder permissions

Background: The server in question is a member of a domain. This is a brand new server, freshly installed. I can log into this server using any domain user (which tells me that on some level it is ...
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Allow IIS 7.5 access to certificates private key at Windows 2008 R2 x64

all I'm trying to allow my IIS application get access to private key in personal storage of local computer. For this I open MMC, go to certificate, make right click on it and select 'All tasks' -> ...
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How to give users permission to create and rename a folder, but not to delete it?

so i'm trying to make a shared folder for other users, inside that folder i want a personal folder for every user. I have given full control to everyone on the network, so i can do anything i want, i ...
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Registry Export Using Script Run from CD Fails - Access Denied

I've written some scripts and .bat files to configure XP machines and I have created a CD with all these scripts on and execute them through a single setup.bat file which is also on the CD. One of ...
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NTFS Permission Structure to allow Traversal but no Modification except in Leaf Nodes?

Assume there's this folder structure: D:\ --+-- Acctg --+-- Payable | +-- Receivable | +-- Fin --+-- Inv | +-- Tax | +-- Treas | ...
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Permission denied when trying to run a script at EC2 using ssh

I have an instance at AWS which contains an application deployment script in my home folder. The script contains sudo commands. I need to run this script automatically from a program at my local ...
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permission not to change on eth0 file?

I am logged in as a root user i want to edit my /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0 file when i edit this showing -- INSERT -- W10: Warning: Changing a readonly file while i have logged in as ...
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SELinux denies execute of script resulting in a complex looking custom policy

The heartbeat type polling tool nanny (part of Piranha / Linux Virtual Server / LVS / IPVS) is being denied access to my "sendprogram" scripts by SELinux. Setting the context alone is not sufficient. ...
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.NET console application exe can't access mapped drive that points to UNC path

I created a Windows executable by developing a very simple .NET console application in Visual Studio. The executable opens up a mapped drive and reads the files from that mapped drive. The mapped ...
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How to give users access their own C:\users\<username>\WINDOWS\?

I've got an application that stores .ini config files in the C:\users\%USERNAME%\WINDOWS\ folder. This application works well in a Windows 2003 XenApp farm, but in a Windows 2008 R2 XenApp farm, users ...
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Error 500: cannot change directory:/home/user/public_html, VSFTPD

I setup VSFTPD on my Ubuntu server 12.04, it worked very good. Until I tried to change the permissions of the user so the user couldn't go in the / directory and only in the directories inside ...
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Need to make a scheduled task run as another user but keep the current user’s environment

I need to backup users .pst files. The current method I am trying is making a shadow copy using Diskshadow. My script works great all but Diskshadow needs to be ran as administrator but also needs to ...
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Clustered MSMQ only receives on node1

I have a WFC (win2k8R2) with MSMQ setup as a clustered resource to receive messages from 2 servers running a WebApp. I can send messages from either Web machine and receive them on the Clustered MSMQ ...
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Trusted Domain Users Can't Access Reports On SSRS 2008 R2

I have setup SSRS2008 on a server in DOMAIN1. Users and groups from DOMAIN1 currently can access reports as expected and in accordance to their site, folder and report permissions. This was working ...
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Make my upload folder more secure

I'm sorry if there is already 100 answers out there about this, but they just got me confused. I've a working php-script that allows me to upload images to the webserver when I'm logged in to a CMS. ...
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Toshiba eStudio350 scan to SMB file in Windows 8 Homegroup causing file storage error

The network consists of 3 Windows 8.1 PCs in a Homegroup with no windows servers, no active directory, etc. Toshiba eStudio350 printer scanner copier fax IP: 192.168.1.6 (static outside DHCP ...
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Anonymous Authentication in IIS not allowing access to aspx

I've got a fun IIS issue today. My iis site is configured for anonymous authentication, as the administrator account (testing purposess) And the directory in which my files exist, I've granted full ...
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windows 7 cant open files from osx mavericks server

I have recently setup OSX Server (on Mavericks) with an external harddrive. I have setup users and groups and created two sharepoints (public (on the internal drive), work (on the external)). Last ...
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Can I checkout with svn a repository if permissions are 774

I have to give the right permissions to let some people to checkout 2 repositories that I created with svn, but I am not sure that with the sequence 774 they can checkout it. I have given 774 ...