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How to create linux user with only and only READ permission not EXECUTE and WRITE permission?

I have created user, e.g. ronly, now I want to give them read only access to few directories on other user home like abc/,xyz/,pqr/ so I put this ronly user in others means not created any group for ...
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Getting error: “Error constructing proxy for org.gnome… Could not connect: Connection refused” when running gnome-terminal

I am getting the error: "Error constructing proxy for org.gnome.Terminal:/org/gnome/Terminal/Factory0: Could not connect: Connection refused" when I try to run gnome-terminal. I am running CentOS 7. I ...
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Can't modify directory contents where I am part of owner's group

I am not able to create or delete files inside a directory which has www-data as owner and has relevant permissions as far as I can see: ankblog$ ll total 88 drwxrwxr-x 7 www-data www-data 4096 May ...
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Can not change permissions while root

I use Kali Linux and discovered the following "problem": root@kali:/proc/self# ls -l cmdline -r--r--r-- l root root 0 May 27 13:43 cmdline root@kali:/proc/self# chmod 744 cmdline chmod: changing ...
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How do I get rid of a directory that I created, but apparently don't have permission to?

I created a directory when I uncompressed an .xlsx file. I think I then tried to delete it from within Chrome (I think it was a upload file dialogue). I got a message that I couldn't, so I didn't ...
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Creating files permission denied in WinSCP with FTP but not with SFTP

I am using Ubuntu server edition 14.04 and installed vsftpd. I have created a new user in0006 with home directory /var/www/localdev/in0006/ and I have set chroot_local_user=YES in vsftpd.conf file so ...
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How to grant Linux read permission for a user to a particular file owned by root?

I'm using Amazon Linux (I believe it's based on CentOS) and I'd like to grant read permission to a particular user for a particular file that's owned by root. Is it possible to do while keeping the ...
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Don't have write permissions anywhere on samba server

I set up a Raspberry Pi with an external hard drive, and we messed something up at first so it was using the SD as storage. I have since moved the directories to the external hard drive, and update ...
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Can local Allow before local deny - correct canonical form for ACL?

I have been trying to get up to speed with Access Control Lists and feel I have got a little confused understanding what order you can put things in. I get the idea (from the chmod man pages): ...
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Linux - How to give full access to home folder and files to a user?

I just transferred files from one Linux system to another and my program keeps complaining that it can't get access to those files - Access Denied. However, if I create those files in the linux system ...
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Why can't my SYSTEM Command Prompt access these files owned by SYSTEM and how do I fix it?

I launched a Command Prompt under SYSTEM with PsExec to move a file owned by SYSTEM without changing the file and folder's permissions, but I'm still being denied access. What's going on here?
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file/folder permissions and ownership windows 7 SP1

I use windows pro sp1.My folders/icons in the start venue keep disappearing/show blank (without the icon to start the program) or some icons turn white from yellow ,when any new software is installed ...
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Sharing a file over network and deny deletion

I have an EXCEL file that I want to share on the network on Windows 7. I want everyone to access it on the network but prevent them from deleting it except me. I wanted to do that through the ...
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WHM warning about invalid permissions on /etc/shadow, “Expected: 3377602730, Actual: 0644”

I've been getting some alert messages sent by my WHM instance, warning about invalid permissions on my shadow file. However, the actual permissions (0400) seem correct, and the permissions it reports ...
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What is the difference between adding a user to “sudoers” vs “root” group?

I have done some research and in order to allow the user to use the sudo command, you must add them to the "sudoers" group. This gives them root privileges as long as they enter in root's password. ...
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OS X what are default ownership and permissions for home directory?

In related questions I see instructions on how to set permissions. What is the default OS X permission for one's home directory. How is mine different? (See snippet): jbenniMac:~ jbenni$ pwd ...
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Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket - Fedora

I am a new Fedora user and I am installing ROR on my machine. But when I try to enter the following command rake db:create it shows the following errors. Can any one please tell me how can I solve ...
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Permission denied when trying to read temporary file created in bash

I am trying to write a script which takes as arguments one or more files and transposes the upper case letters to lower case letters. The contents of the original file is replaced with the lower case ...
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Change Read-Only (even Admin) permission on Removable Hard Disk Drive

So basically, I made a goof-up and removed all permissions except Read-Only on my external HDD. Somehow Windows 10 allowed me to remove the permissions for the Administrator also. Now the HDD is all ...
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How to create new user with read only permission

I have a folder on a linux server that is set to full access to a group. I want to add a user that can access the folder with read only permissions. The group should remain as full access. Thanks!
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How to do sesu login in WINSCP?

Hi I use putty and can do a sesu login with required password. but I use different user(A1) to connect to remote solaris server and then use the sesu option with another user(A2) to get the ...
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How do I stop cygwin from creating undeletable files? Or can I delete them somehow?

Once in a while cygwin seem to create files that doesn't seem to be removable at all. When deleting from cygwin it just doesn't happen (rm says nothing, but the file is still there). When trying from ...
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Script to implement advanced registry key permissions?

Is it possible to add advanced registry key permissions via a script? ie: HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Defaults\FirewallPolicy MpsSvc – Query Value, Set Value, Create ...
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Is there a way to use ACL to have multiple groups owning one folder?

So just like the title says I am wondering if there is away for me to have multiple groups owning one folder with an ACL? I would like to have these Groups ftp_read I would like to have read set ...
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Setting up file permissions for www-data in shared development environment

I asked a similar question before, but it was a bit wall-of-text-y. Being a tad more brief here My setup All of my client code is primarily going to be hosted on GitHub, with the ability to spin up ...
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Accidentally removed own NTFS rights from volume in Windows 7

I am using Windows 7 and my hard drive is partitioned to C: and D: drives. Yesterday I tried to limit some permissions for other users to volume D and accidentally denied everything for group "Users" ...
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I am an administrator but I cannot access a whole drive

Basically I want to prevent non administrator to access the whole drives. So I right click and delete everyone and authenticated users from list of permissions So only system and administrators ...
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Software package fails installing because of permissions

I'm busy installing WS02 on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Server edition, right now I am facing some problems regarding permissions I guess below is my terminal log. I checked the directory with $JAVA_HOME and ...
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Giving newuser root permissions after disabling the root

As stupid as I am a have disabled the root account before I gave my new user account permissions.. any Idea how I can enable the root user again or give my new user the root permission. Every time I ...
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Microsoft Remote Desktop not writing to external hard drives?

Alright, so I have a computer with data for my research (OS: Windows 8.1). To transfer the data, I use Microsoft Remote Desktop to make a connection from my work computer (Mac Pro, OSX 10.10.3). The ...
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Cant access folders and their contents “Access denied” on Windows 10

I recently bought a new Win10 pc. Then I tried to access the folders I had saved in an external hard drive, which I used to use with Windows 7. To begin with I wasn't able to access specific folders- ...
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why is access to users group important

I am using an account that is in the group Administrators, but also in the group Users. And I have a directory for which I removed access for the group Users. In this directory there is an executable ...
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MicroSD card is write protected

I have a 32 GB Lexar microSD which had been working perfectly for the past 3 months on my phone. But recently I noticed I am unable to write new files to the SD Card. I tried to format it from my ...
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Server refused our key AWS

I have created a new Key Pair from Network & Security > Key Pair A new .pem file is downloaded. Using PUTTYGEN i created Private key. When i tried to login using newly created .ppk file it ...
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Roblox puts an icon in my Mac dock without my permission

I have a Mac with OS X El Capitan. My daughter plays Roblox on my computer. Whenever she opens Roblox, a Roblox Studio icon is placed permanently on my dock. I have to manually drag it from the dock ...
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PowerShell can't create folder on network mount

I've create a drive with the Letter Z: and shared it so that the Network Path is: \\GOELA2682012SRV\srv2012r2 I now want to create a folder on there using PowerShell. This doesn't work: New-Item ...
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Why can I not view the /home folder as a regular user in Centos?

I'm on Centos 5 and I'm trying to view the /home folder with my regular user account. I have sudo rights I added my user to the same groups as my root user, but I still don't get permission to view ...
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I have a raspberry Pi 3 running apache2. How do I edit index.php file in /var/www/html without compromising security

I have apache2 from a RPi_Cam_Web_Interface package which sets the permissions to www-data. I'm a noob so don't quite understand the chown and chmod command and I don't want to make it easy to hack ...
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Windows10 on Domain; “Access is Denied” with Domain Admin, but not Local Admin

The simplest example: echo thisText > C:\test.txt This works with local Admin, but I do not know how to get this or various other scripts to work with Domain Admin. This includes multiple computers. ...
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At is scheduling the job but not executing the commands under it

Please help me solve my issue on at command. I am giving the below command and it is not executing. # at now at> ls -l > txt.txt at> <EOT> job 1 at 2016-04-27 11:31 when I try to ...
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Windows 7 Drive permissions (alternative to group policy) block access to internal OS Drives from external OS

Windows 7 admin user (version without group policy) Hi, i want to block access (read write view etc) to the internal OS drive (boot & C:) from external OS drives pluged in. The external OS can ...
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Linux: Group permission user have read and write but can't delete each other files

I want to create a shared folder on my Debian server so that users can create and edit files, but not be able to delete each other's files in that directory. /home/sharedfolder Users that can read ...
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Delete old bootmgr file

I'm trying to remove a directory containing Windows 10 installation files as taken from the ISO image. BOOTMGR refuses to be removed, claiming I need administrator privileges, yet I am logged in as ...
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“Permission Denied” when killing process

When I try to kill a specific process (avastUI.exe), I got "permission denied". Obviously, the current user is in the Administrator group. I'm not looking for a way to kill this process, I just want ...
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What is the recommended way to move a LUKS Volume Header backup to another computer?

I'm running Linux Mint with a full disk encryption (done during installation). Following this guide, I've created a backup of the LUKS header with the following command: # cryptsetup ...
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setting up a locally shared folder on Archlinux (on a ext4 filesystem)

Let's assume the following scenario. We have two users trusted and untrusted. User untrusted is used to access the internet and download data, which then has to be reviewed and given to user trusted. ...
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Access denied when modifing value of registry key [run as admin & owner of key]

So i found out that i cant really modify value of the registry , whatever i do with my permissions i cant get it to work from command line (I need to do this from command line since i want to use ...
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/var/www/html permssions issue, group not able to edit

I'm having issues with permissions in /var/www/html and group permissions not working the way I thought they would. bash-4.1$ whoami barney bash-4.1$ id barney uid=507(barney) gid=511(barney) ...
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Where do I set the default permission for a newly created user home directory on the Synology NAS?

In this here "Synology 213j" NAS running "DSM 6.0-7321 Update 2", whenever I create a new user, its home directory in /volume1/homes is created with permissions 755. For example, Foo User: drwxr-xr-x ...
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Acl setted file deleted and recover automatically in windows

I have set acl on linux share folder. For example if I have share name stock. And in stock share there are two folder Thinclient and Synapse. So for Thinclient I have given permission for rwx with ...