Access Denied

John Quirk jbquirk at
Sun Aug 20 06:46:02 GMT 2000

Vern W Heesch wrote:

> I am getting access denied errors when trying to copy or move files from
> win98 to linux.

> I can copy and move files from linux to win98, but not the other way
> around.

Most probably the underling Linux/Unix  permissions are set incorrectly.
Samba will validate you as a valid user but that user must have write
permission to the directory you wish to place your files. You could change
the owner of the directory to "nobody" or allow world write.


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