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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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XEN Server NFS SR read only

We have two Boxes running XEN XCP. One SR is located on an FreeNAS 9 NFS share. For some reason the NFS share turned read only which is pretty bad for one VM whose VDIs are located on the NFS SR. I ...
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Windows Hyper-V Debian going into Read Only mode

I am running Debian 7.8 (wheezy) which is installed on a Windows Hyper-V server (not managed by me). However, the server frequently goes into 'read only' mode and I am not sure why. I have looked in ...
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Disk goes read-only after disabling RAID 1

I am not so expert in Linux. We have a computer (working as server) with Ubuntu 10.10. It has 2 RAID 1+0 hard disks. Today one of the hard disks failed, so we removed it, and disabled it by mdadm ...
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Linux CentOS: A server throws weird error messages, can you speculate why?

There's a server in my company which is part of the production environment. On the server there's an ActiveMQ server running. I logged into the Active-MQ UI and tried to create a new queue. When I ...
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denydatawriter role on Azure SQL

I'm trying to create a read-only user on an Azure sql instance. I've got the login and the user, and I execute the sp_addrolemember procedure which should set the db_denydatawriter role for the login ...
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Bitlocker Drive cannot save files on this drive

I have a freshly installed Windows 2008 R2 Server with a C drive containing the operating system and d drive as a normal data drive. Ive turned on encryption on the d drive using Bitlocker. The ...
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Unable to read some files on hard disk

Our server has two independent hard disks without RAID. One hard drive just for storing junk/temporary data where we generally delete temporary data using LRU algorithm. We have a 10k file in that ...
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MySQL : How to lock all write in all databases? [closed]

I need to block all writes (insert , update, delete) on all databases. How can I do that ? Put all database in Read Only for a period time.
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How to backup your MySQL database when /tmp is read only?

I have an Ubuntu server 12.04 with a corrupted ext4 file system on my /tmp partition : $ dmesg | tail [25300713.878456] end_request: I/O error, dev vda, sector 2019854 [25300713.882430] Aborting ...
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AuFS read only branch as another read only branch

My goal is to use an AuFS read only branch as another read only branch: I've got a directory dir0, then I make : mount -t aufs -o br=dir2=rw:dir0=ro none dir1 This gives me - dir0 - dir1 #read ...
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Portable Webserver (PHP, MySQL) on CD-ROM

For a school project, I programmed something based on PHP using a MySQL database. for evaluation, it is necessary to hand the program together with the documentation three times to the teacher -- but ...
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Server Fileshare Office Documents Read Only until Closing and Reopening

Have a customer that has a strange issue with Microsoft Office Documents on their file server. It does not happen every time they open an office file but it is pretty consistent. They get a read only ...
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Ubuntu server mounted in read-only? [closed]

This morning my Ubuntu server suddenly appeared in read-only mode. Google says this can happen after updates. I restarted the server and it booted with fsck errors: Inodes that were parts of a ...
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How to create a readonly root linux: Can be mounted as writeable for persistent changes? [closed]

I'd like a read only file system that runs almost entirely in RAM but the compact flash or hardrive can be mounted and made writeable to make persistent changes. How do I do this on Linux? I've ...
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Write once, read many (WORM) using Linux file system

I have a requirement to write files to a Linux file system that can not be subsequently overwritten, appended to, updated in any way, or deleted. Not by a sudo-er, root, or anybody. I am attempting to ...
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How to find cause of main file system going to read only mode

Ubuntu 12.04 File system goes to readonly mode frequently. First of all I have read this question file system is going into read only mode frequently already. But I have to know if it's not caused ...
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How to mount a filesystem in a read-only environment?

I have the problem that my machine turned the root filesystem into readonly mode and remounting it as writeable won't work: # mount -o remount,rw /dev/sda1 / mount: block device /dev/sda1 is ...
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Running mysqldump on a debian system that has gone into read-only mode

An old Debian system of mine has recently had the primary hard drive go into read-only mode due to some disk problem. I have a MySQL database on the server that I would like to backup before trying ...
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Why is an nfs server mounted as rw returning read only filesystem errors

I am working on a Ubuntu Server 64bit. I have mounted an nfs as rw, but whenever I try to edit anything on the mountpoint in question, I get a read-only filesystem error my etc/fstab reads: # ...
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install vmware tools in zeroshell 2.0

Situation I'm using the 2.0 RC2 iso from http://www.zeroshell.org in a VMware ESXi 5.1 virtual machine and am trying to adapt the instructions on HowTo: vmware-tools in ZeroShell for v2.0 as the file ...
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file system is going into read only mode frequently

My server file system is going into read only mode frequently. If I reboot my system, It is performing a fsck operation on disks. But, It is exited with exit status 4 ( File system errors left ...
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debian Read-only file system error

I logged on to my debian box and tried running some commands and I was presented with the following message. sudo: Can't open /var/lib/sudo/username/0: Read-only file system After doing some ...
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Create read-only user on Collabnet Edge SVN

How can I create a read-only user (for access from another websvn server) on a Collabnet Edge SVN server? I do have a level of administrative rights through the web interface as well as direct server ...
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Linux initramfs read-only

In a Linux system consisting of a bootloader, the kernel and an initramfs (no block devices, no other root filesystem): Is it possible to make the initramfs read-only once expanded into memory?
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Compact Flash mounted Read Only

I have a board, running linux (RedHat, kernel: 2.4.32). The board has been up and running since long time. However suddenly, some errors are being observed in the logs, and the Compact Flash (present ...
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Disable writing to “portable media player”

I need to disable windows machine in the domain from copying files to one's own portable devices. I found a setting that will tell the registry which will tell the computer to ...
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how change nginx temp & log folder or disable logging completely

I'm running nginx 1.3.5 under windows seven, I need to execute nginx directly from a read-only media (CD or DVD), but when I want to run it, it fails with this error: nginx: [alert] could not open ...
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Filesize monitoring powershell script safe to run against a multiuser Access 2003 database?

I'm try to monitor the size of an MS Access Database file which corrupts when the size reaches 2GB. I found the following powershell script which monitors the size of a file, and then runs a ...
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Linux: Force fsck of a read-only mounted filesystem?

I'm developing for a headless embedded appliance, running CentOS 6.2. The user can connect a keyboard, but not a monitor, and a serial console would require opening the case, something we don't want ...
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Debian crashed, file system is read-only and cannot backup - How Do I find/mount a USB drive?

We have a Debian server (vm's) here at work and the server crashed after a power failure. I can only boot the system in maintenance mode, and the whole file system is set to read only. I can run fsck ...
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network-mapped file system drops to read-only mid-stream, buffer I/O error with device mapper

Under linux 2.6 (CentOS 5.3 actually), I have a file system that works okay for a few minutes, then drops to read-only mode, while I am trying to read/write data to it. It is an ext3 file system ...
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Hyper-V Ubuntu 10.04, Filesystem suddenly becomes Read-Only?

We are running a Ubuntu 10.04 VM on a Hyper-V system, The VM is dedicated to running one of our web applications. We have enabled the Hyper-V drivers in /etc/initramfs-tools/modules like so: ...
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prevent filesystem from entering read-only mode

I have found that my server's filesystem is continuously entering read-only mode. There have been some issues with the raid1 array, but I have removed the bad disk from the array. However, it is ...
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Term for system that is “Create, Read” enabled, but “update, delete” disabled?

Researching legal and regulatory compliance for creating systems are tamper resistant, and wondering if there is a term for a system that is "Create, Read" enabled, but "update, delete" disabled.
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Read-only file system VPS SSH error

I have a VPS and today I noticed apache was not running, I got in SSH, the httpd status says: [root@adrimail ~]# service httpd status httpd dead but pid file exists Tried to restart it and I get ...
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Samba share with guest access and authenticated users for write access

I'm trying to get a shared folder to work. Everyone should have read access (preferably not even a password prompt should pop up when connecting with Windows), but a few selected users should be able ...
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Unable to delete a folder? Read Only Attribute locked?

We have a Windows 2008 R2 with Oracle11g and I need to uninstall the server and to reinstall again. I was following this Oracle Uninstall guide here: ...
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VirtualBox: vboxsf filesystem wrongly detected as readonly?

I have VirtualBox (Windows XP host) running a CentOS 6.0 virtual machine, with one shared folder. Here is the list of mounted devices: [root@localhost ~]# mount -l ... www on /media/sf_www type ...
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LTO3 tape read only on a LTO3 tape driver (write lock unlocked)

I've installed on win2003 a tape drive (IBM 25R0012) with the latest drivers available The tape is functioning correctly (according to the "Device Manager"), however when I insert a new tape (i use ...
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Server Frequently gets Read-Only File System

This server has RAID-1 configured. It get readonly file system everyday. if i reboot it, it gets back with a read-write file system. but after a short while, readonly again... Any idea please? ...
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Can ESXi (4.1) mount a VMFS datastore alongside a read-only snapshot of it?

I have a ESXi (4.1) server talking with a Windows Server 2008 R2 storage server, which presents some volumes as iSCSI targets using Microsoft's iSCSI software target; ESXi uses them as its datastores. ...
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Remount read-only device as read-write on xen guest

I have a xen guest machine running ubuntu 10.04 with a disk device marked as read only. Now if while the xen guest is running I mark the device as read-write how can I tell the guest it can now write ...
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Read Only Domain Controller for standalone/off-site testing location

In a bit of a pinch: a client needs to test an Active Directory enabled CRM system that consists of a SQL 2008 Server and a Windows 2008 Standard Server (the application server). As far as I know, ...
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Why Are Excel 2010 Files Locked By Logged-Off Or Account-Disabled Users

I manage IT for a medium sized company that shares a lot of Excel 2010 files between users at various times of the day. We're using a Terminal Server environment (S2008R2). Sometimes, a user will ...
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File in mapped network folder changes to read-only while editing

... the title is not strictly correct. I can "save-as" over the top of the same file via the UNC path. Yes, that's weird. Trying to save-as over the top of that again via the mapped path triggers a ...
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tune2fs: No such device or address while trying to open /dev/sda1?

My hard disk is going to bad: Apr 3 20:26:48 207 kernel: aacraid: Host adapter abort request (0,0,0,0) Apr 3 20:26:48 207 kernel: aacraid: Host adapter reset request. SCSI hang ? Apr 3 20:26:58 ...
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Read-Only files causing problems on SBS Server 2008

I've manually migrated (Copy & Paste) a fairly large folder (~100GB) from an old Small Business Server 2003, to a new folder on SBS 2008 server. The folder is a 'shared' area, with full access ...
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MSSQL db_datareader to All databases

I have 100 databases in MSSQL 2008 Server. I need to create a read only user to read all these databases. Is there a server wide role: db_datareader I can assigned the user to, so that I don't need to ...
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filesystem on shared host mounted read-only

Lately on a shared host, the filesystem containing my home folder was mounted read-only for 45 minutes to 1 hour. The technical support did not know about the outage, evaded direct questions. After a ...