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shared folder in virtualbox guest debian 10 not showing files from linux mint host

I believe I have done everything all the manuals have said to get this to work, and have been struggling with it for a few days now. Here are the details of the setup: Host: Linux Mint 18.1 Serena, ...
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Shared folder between Ubuntu 19.10 and Windows 10

I'm having a problem with the shared folder in vmware workstation 15. When I send the command mimiview@ubuntu:~$ vmware-hgfsclient mimmo and it says to me that there is the folder mimmo (which is ...
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Accidentally mounted shared folder to /media/, how to fix?

While trying to fix a problem with shared folders, I accidentally set up my shared folder (the C drive) to mount at /media/, not something like /media/sf_C_DRIVE. Now my entire /media folder is just ...
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Fedora 31 - Guest Additions working - but shared folders do not

Windows 10 build: 1909 Fedora version: 31, all recent updates from DNF Virtualbox version: 6.0.14 (This is not quick to update, so please confirm that this is actually a problem before suggesting I ...
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Samba share - follows symlink but already in local path

I just faced a problem which I couldn't find anywhere (ex. samba documentation). I have a samba share on server1, and this share mounted to server2. server1's share is a symlink to /var/container/db. ...
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Show IP address of currently mounted CIFS share

A linux client mounts a Windows share resolved by FQDN configured in /etc/fstab like this: //fqdn.windows.share/theShare /local/mount/point cifs [...] Due to infrastructure changes the IP address of ...
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File corruption on samba share

I have a Samba 2.0 share, setup with a Western Digital WDTVLIVE device. I'm playing mp3 files from this share (from MacOS Music, Windows MusicBee and iOS Evermusic apps). What happened some days ...
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Get a part of a folder name as variable

I have 2 folders names that have 2 ids like "ABFD00" and "KASD02". Now I need a little part of the folder as a variable (00 and 02) to use it in a command. Like: sapcontrol -nr $sid -function ...
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How to determine a list of servers that share current folder

On linux Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 7.7 (Maipo) I have several folders that are shared between different servers (and users), how can I get the info about who else (which server/user) is ...
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Should I keep group file permissions using Rsync with a Shared folder

I’m going to use Rsync to make a copy of all the user data on my Mac. There are 6 users. I have also set up a Shared directory, which is user 7, but this isn’t really shared as explained here. I ...
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File browser and bash ls give different results

Im using a NAS server with AFP service for quite some while. Now I switched finally to debian buster and wanted to use my photomaniging software again. go everything up and running. A week ago I ...
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SAMBA: Disable anonymous browsing of shares?

Using samba 2:4.7.6, Lubuntu distro based on Ubuntu 18.04.3 LTS Is there a way to force samba to request valid credentials when enumerating shares? The problem: Windows 10 version 1903 caches ...
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How to set selinux labels for a folder hierarchy accessed server side by NFS, Apache, and SaMBa daemons simultaneously?

The Mandatory Access Controls or MAC labels are different for NFS which are different for httpd, and different yet again for SaMBa. What is the proper way nowadays to label a SINGLE shared filesystem ...
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Mounting a remote share (why do I supply a local path?)

I have zero previous experience with unix (other than I used to have an account on an SGI box more than 25 years ago and remember some of the commands). I want a rasberry pi 4 to auto-logon to a ...
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Delete files and folders recursively in subdirectories

There is a folder, "transfer". In that transfer folder there are user folders "user1", "user2", etc. I want to (periodically) delete the content (i.e. all files and folders in the user folders) but I ...
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networkshare Windows >> Linux Permission denied

I'm trying to share a Windows Folder to a Linux machine. I need write-access on Linux. I shared the folder on Windows permitting 'Full Control' to 'Everyone'. On MX-Linux, I mounted the shared ...
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unable to chmod inside shared folder of virtualbox

I have shared a folder from Windows on to my virtual machine. The shared folder is being mounted correctly, and I am able to read write within the folder, but unable to change permissions of any file ...
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Samba access denied for password protected share

I run samba 4.5.16 on Debian in LXC container in proxmox. I already have several public shares. Now I try to add password protected share. I create new user 'test', create new folder '/mnt/temp' and ...
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Configuring Samba permissions

I wonder if it's possible to make files creatable, but not writable or removable. So that every file is created with r--r--r-- permissions. My current smb.conf: [global] workgroup = WORKGROUP server ...
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Failed to install Guest Addition on VirtualBox - Windows 10 host RedHat Linux

I got redirected from Ubuntu forum regarding an installation problem of Guest Additions on my VirtualBox. I have the same issues and failed to get the VirtualBox Guest Addition working (Windows 10 ...
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Set specific umask for .Trash-* folder

We are working on CentOS and our data servers are running FreeNAS. We have a few shared projects automounted in /shared_projects folder. Each times a user delete a file in those shared projects, it ...
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How can I allow write permissions in shared folder in vmware?

I added a shared folder in my virtual machine running Windows 10. However I cannot save files in the shared folder from software like Word. I guess is a permissions rights problem because the message "...
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SETFACL to not go out of /home

So I've been testing ACL's in Linux and they work as intended. I have, for example, this folder where I've stablished permissions for users belonging to the gruop share. So far, so good... lucas@...
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Ubuntu VirtualBox shared folder permissions

I'm running Ubuntu 18.04.2 and Oracle VirtualBox 5.2.12. I want to create a situation where I can download files via a browser, but cannot access it on host OS. I know now, that by having only ...
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Find path to Shared folder on Ubuntu on VMware Fusion running windows 10

I like using Linux, so I am using Ubuntu on VMware Fusion. Is there a special command or tool I have to install just to navigate to Shared Folders(\\vmware-host)(Z:)??? I can cd into the Local Dish (...
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standard/simple way to mount remote directory

There is a shared_data directory in each of my client machines and I want to mount them all in my server. What is the most simple/standard way to do it? NFS seems more suitable for sharing directories ...
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Mounting Windows shared folder with fstab

I am trying to convert this command line: sudo mount -t cifs //192.168.20.202/torrents /media/NAS -o username=x,password=y,dir_mode=0777,file_mode=0777 Into /etc/fstab entry, but it keeps mounting ...
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Kali Linux USB folder sharing

Can I somehow "share a folder" in Kali Live so it is accessible in Windows?
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how to mount from /mnt/hgfs to desktop

Host: win10 - Guest: Mint 19.1 - VMware Workstation: V15 shared folder on host is 'K:/Shared Folders'. it is named 'Shared' in vm settings. It shows up in '/mnt/hgfs/Shared' so I believe the ...
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fstab keeps asking for password, while trying to mount shared cifs

I have the following entry in my fstab file: //10.30.1.235/Restrito/BackupVms /backups/servidor01 cifs vers=2.0,credentials=/spassword,iocharset=utf8,gid=0,uid=0,file_mode=0777,dir_mode=$ 0 0 ...
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Why can't I write to this Samba share from Windows?

I'm using Raspbian on a pi zero. I can read all of the files but can't write to anything. I have set up a samba share at /home/piuser/share. I have the current smb.conf [Sensor-1] comment=Sensor #1 ...
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Libvirt Ubuntu VM: files created on guest in shared folder given root-only access on host

I have created a Ubuntu VM on a server running Ubuntu Server 16.04.5 LTS using the following command: sudo virt-install \ --name TEST \ --memory 2048 \ --vcpus 2 \ --location 'http://archive....
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Folder group ownership permissions and problems

I have created a folder called /home/projects, to do this I had to use sudo mkdir /home/projects because it's inside the home folder. Initially the folder had these permissions: drwxr-xr-x 4 root ...
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Apache doesn't have permission to access the vbox share folder in Ubuntu 18

I have mounted a share folder (sf_test) to use as my apache root directory: drwxrwx--- 1 root vboxsf 0 Dec 28 23:42 sf_test I have added my user to the vboxsf group and I can cd in there and ...
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Shared drive accessed in windows via sshfs not showing certain large directories

I've just set up an Ubuntu 18.04 server, and mapped its drive to my windows notebook using sshfs-win. This works for the most part -- I can read and write to most locations on the drive. However, ...
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How to mount a linux host filesystem with FreeDOS running in qemu?

I am trying to use FreeDOS running in qemu to run DOS-based Doors for a BBS. The challenge I'm running into now is getting access to the host filesystem from within the VM to share files between the ...
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samba print$ share won't allow driver upload from Windows machine

I am trying to use samba together with CUPS to share printers and their drivers for Windows machines in the network. Every time I try to upload Printer drivers from a Windows 10 machine via the ...
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Don't copy file owner when copying file within Samba share

I got a Samba share to which every user is allowed to access and within that share there are directories for each group set on server so it looks like this: ls -l drwsrws--- 11 root p_01 4096 2018-...
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How do I sync shared folders to my WordPress directory?

How can I get my scripts in data folder synced to the wordpress themes folder? Currently I've got it set from this: config.vm.synced_folder "./data", "/vagrant_data" to this: config.vm....
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How do I create symbolic link in a VMWare shared folder that both host and guest see as a symbolic link?

I'm using a VMWare virtual machine. The host is Windows 8.1 with a NTFS filesystem; the guest is Linux Mint 19. I have a VMWare shared folder set up, so that the guest sees part of the host's ...
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Merlin Asuswrt Cifs Smb Share cannot mount

After installing Merlin 380.70 on my asus router I cannot mount my USB-connected smb shares via cifs. I keep getting varying mount errors: 6 & 22 are the most common. I've tried changing the smb ...
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What is the equivalent of accessing a shared folder through windows run, given an IP in linux?

I have been given an IP of a.b.c.d and told to access it by opening Windows run and typing \\a.b.c.d\ How do I access the same folder through Linux (Ubuntu)?
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Virtual Box - Shared folder issue with Ubuntu 16.04

I have a Virtual Box GUI Version 5.1.14r112924 (Qt5.6.2) with a Guest OS Ubuntu-16.04.2 (64-bit) and as a host OS Windows 7 Enterprise. My shared folder functionality and the ClipBoard mode used to ...
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mount error(115): Operation now in progress

I'm having an issue mounting a shared NAS drive that is hosted on a Windows 2000 server. This is a drive that I'm certain I have access to, and I frequently access it from a Windows 7 machine and a ...
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Connect to Windows shared folder via GUI application?

I have a Windows machine in my local network and want to access files on it. I've made some locations on this computer shared. When I'm using smbclient (console application) or mount utility with CIFS ...
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How to change permissions on SAMBA subfolder?

I have a SAMBA server with ROLE_DOMAIN_MEMBER in Active Directory. My main aim is to make a different permissions on share sub-folders on very single share. It can be done using Linux acl or Windows ...
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Network share permissions

I try to reproduce this: 6 users involved: Ann, Betty, Charls, Danny, Edward, Fred 1 share: SHARE 3 folders: Optional, Personal, Questions SHARE (only those 6 can read) |_Optional (only Ann and ...
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Linux to Windows - can list smb shares but cannot connect

This is a really weird one and all the research I've done so far isn't panning out. I'm trying to connect to a Windows share from CentOS 7.5.1804 to Windows Server 2008 R2 (no snickering and let's ...
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VirtualBox shared folders from OS X host are not writable on Ubuntu guest

I'm running an Ubuntu guest VirtualBox instance. I have a host folder web-server being shared with the guest. On the guest, there are two users which need writable access to the shared folder: the ...
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CentOS 7.4 Samba share access denied

I have set up Samba server on CentOS 7.4 and supposedly allowed it in SELinux. I can successfully access anonymous share on root filesystem but cannot access directories on mounted NTFS partition. In ...