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From James Sutherland <ja...@cam.ac.uk>
Subject Re: apache -NT - cifs
Date Fri, 12 May 2000 13:42:51 GMT
On Fri, 12 May 2000, valery brasseur wrote:
> James Sutherland wrote:
> > On Fri, 12 May 2000, valery brasseur wrote:
> > 
> > > I have a problem trying to access files on a CIFS server (NetApp Filer)
> > > with Apache NT.
> > > My problem is that I got a "permission deny" ...
> > > the Apache server is running as a service with a local user www. It
> > > tries to access files on a CIFS server which is on another domain but
> > > doesn't have (and can't have) local user acccount.
> > >
> > > did someone know a workaround, a solution for this ?
> > 
> > Have you checked that user "www" has access to this share "normally" (i.e.
> > via "net use" etc.)? Basically, this looks like an NT problem, not an
> > Apache one, AFAICS. Try asking an NT list/newsgroup, or look up the
> > relevant sections in the NT docs.
> > 
> > James.
> via a net use and so on all is OK !!! the probleme seems to be that
> apache is running as a local user and try to access a ressource as this
> user and this user is undefined on remote host... so may question qould
> be : can I specify the user apache use to access a ressource (as in IIS
> 'connect as...' !!!)

Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh. I see :)

Workaround: map the drive via "net use", then tell Apache to share this
drive.

Long term solution: implement/document "connect as" setting in Apache :-)
(Does it exist? If not, will it?)


James.


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