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Mac Permissions Nightmare - XAMPP

I am making a conscience effort to use the terminal more on Mac and when I thought I understood permissions and accessing specific files and services I am more lost than ever. I recently installed ...
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Allowing only owner to edit files windows/ubuntu

I am not sure if this is answered elsewhere or it is too obvious but I need to have a folder that I create with a new user(admin) both on windows and ubuntu (wherever it is possible - preferably both) ...
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Windows 8 permissions (CHMOD) with XAMPP

While I know that CHMOD is impossible in Windows, I do have a problem with permissions. I'm running XAMPP on Windows 8 Release Preview and I'm trying to install ModenaCam. However, I get an error ...
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Two users in same group and the group is owner of concrete directory

I have two users on my Linux box: John: an admin Jane: a normal user. I added them both into group called xampp_users. How can I allow both users to have read/write/execute permissions for ...
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487 views

XAMPP for Mac : “forbidden access” when trying to set more secure permissions

I've installed XAMPP on my Mac running Lion and I've set the DocumentRoot to Users/myusername/Sites. Apache runs as myusername/_www (user/group, 755) and everything is OK, my browser can access all ...
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Can't create any folder in htdocs on ubuntu

How do I set the permission, so I can? The "Create new folder" option is greyed out. I tried this: sudo chmod -rw /opt/lampp/htdocs But it still doesn't work. When I add sudo chmod -rw 755 ...
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4answers
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Make XAMPP program directory writeable?

I'd like to be able to write to the XAMPP directory so that I can run PHP scripts from there rather than my "Sites" user folder. How can I do that? I'm using 1.7.3. Currently, if I try to write ...
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Windows 7 Permissions

I have an odd problem with a windows 7 laptop. It's a single user installation currently. This is a fresh install on an Asus laptop. I have a svn repo checked out on my second partition. I have ...
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Windows 7 and xampp - unable to write files using codeigniter

I am on Windows 7 using XAMPP and am trying to write file to the default install location of C:\xampp\htdocs using a PHP script but I am getting write failures. I can write to my own user area. How ...