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How to make Samba serve a single File next to other Share Definitions

For sake of convinience, I'd like samba to share a file next to the other defined directories. Windows Users can access my samba shares by going to "Network" -> "STORAGE". In ...
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Lost Users & Groups

What is happened, if the groups and users were lost in a folder like this ... Result of ls-lsa 4 drwxr-xr-x 6 64055 64055 4096 Jan 12 20:57 . 4 drwxr-xr-x 3 64055 64055 4096 Jan 11 13:25 .. 4 -rw-r--...
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Don't let user remove self-created shared directory

I have a group of users, call it group. This group has a shared folder, call it shared. What I want is users of the group to [create and read] [files AND directories] in this folder. And for the FILES ...
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Share folders between linux host and linux guest QEMU/VMM

I am running QEMU/KVM on Ubuntu 20.04 host and have VM also running Ubuntu 20.04. I have added Filesystem using Squash and I can see folders that are created. When I add file to folder (using host) I ...
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Start NFS server without UID and GID of Unix directory

I'm trying to set up a NFS Server on Windows to map a folder of a Unix system connected to the same network. The second step in the tutorial How to set up a free NFS server on Windows 10 (sections 4 ...
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How to make this Samba share accessible without any user/password login?

I have modified /etc/samba/smb.conf to create a [public] share: [global] workgroup = WORKGROUP log file = /var/log/samba/log.%m max log size = 1000 logging = file panic action = /usr/share/samba/panic-...
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Mounted Windows share doesn't show contents within docker container?

I'm using Docker for Windows in WSL (Ubuntu 20.04) and have mounted a shared folder from a Windows 10 machine on my LAN, to the Windows 10 machine that has docker and wsl on it. I did so like this: ...
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Connect to samba “windows share” of my router

My router has an option for sharing to all connected computer the content of an USB key I connected to it. On the configuration page of the router (http://192.168.1.1/service/samba) I have : Group ...
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Sending files/deirectories from local unix machine to remote unix sever

How do I send files or directories to my school's remote server from my ubuntu desktop. I have tried everything from youtube and everything keeps on giving me a lost connection when I try to run the ...
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VirtualBox `shared folder` not automounting

I've set up a Shared Folder in VirtualBox marked as Read-Only, Automount and Make Permanent as a Machine Folder, but whenever I move into the vm and use my previous tried-and-true approach (from older ...
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How to prevent Thunderbird from showing an additional shared folder as child of the actual shared folder?

I am running cyrus imapd as IMAP server, and I am using Thunderbird as email client software (MUA). In general, everything works very well, but I have a cosmetic problem which is driving me mad since ...
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Samba User Cannot Access Nested Folder and File Due to Folder Permissions

This samba (samba.x86_64 4.9.1-10.el7-7) shared directory has been setup and running years before me on a CentOS 7.7 system. I am trying to unravel a few shares. A samba user, bob is a member of ...
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Access to Linux Host VirtualBox Shared Folder from Linux Guest with anyone user

I was reading multiple answer in order to access from guest to host on Linux, and I found two methods. But, they are not working for me. I using VirtualBox Version 6.1.12 r139181 (Qt5.12.5) $ uname -r ...
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Where to find the shared folder in Kali Linux?

I use Kali Linux as a virtual machine in VMware Workstation Player with Windows 10 Home as host. The Player has the option to pick a Windows folder to be used as a shared folder. I set this up, it ...
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Having trouble setting up a Share Folder between a Linux and Windows Systems (I/O Error while Writing through Linux)

I'm currently running a Fedora VM through VMWare, on a Windows 10 Host. The past few days I've been trying to set up a share folder between the two systems. And though I managed to mount the Shared ...
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Linking samba shared folders onto FSTAB linux

As per the title, I would like to mount automatically the OMV5 samba shared folders onto FSTAB, however I failed multiple times. The shared folder is called Rsync_Dell and it is on a static IP.
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same NAS, same folder, but different groups showed in two different hosts, why?

I have a strange behaviour with a shared NAS between multiple hosts. Every host reaches a shared folder mounted on /sharedfolder on the same source (##.###.###.###:/filesystem, where ## are the ...
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Polling script in Linux machine which will notify arrival of new files on Windows shared folder

I am trying to write shell script in Linux server, which will notify the user about arrival of new file on Windows shared drive. Most of the solutions suggests following approach: Mount Windows ...
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Samba [homes] share permissions error

I am trying to set up home directory shares on a server I manage for each user and ultimately have them accessible only by the corresponding user. My current smb.conf is: [global] workgroup = ...
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Some files in CIFS directory cannot be overwrite once created/copied

I have encountered a strange behavior in one of the CIFS mount directory. For example, I copy a file to the directory, cp /mnt/source/movie.mp4 /mnt/target/ . First time it runs successfully. But when ...
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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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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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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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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 ...