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Matthew Horn
2004-12-29, 12:19
> -----Original Message-----
> From: discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
> [mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] On Behalf Of

> Are you running SlimServer as a service under Windows? I
> believe that Windows doesn't give services permissions to
> access network shares by default.

That's correct, to fix this you need to make your share a null share, a
google for "create null share" will tell you how to do it via the registry.

HTH
Matthew

Bill Burns
2004-12-29, 12:55
Matthew Horn wrote:
>
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
>>[mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] On Behalf Of
>
>
>>Are you running SlimServer as a service under Windows? I
>>believe that Windows doesn't give services permissions to
>>access network shares by default.
>
>
> That's correct, to fix this you need to make your share a null share, a
> google for "create null share" will tell you how to do it via the registry.

Googling for "create null share" gives no results. Is there a better
way to find out how to do it?

--
Bill Burns
Long Island NY USA
mailto:billb (AT) ftldesign (DOT) com

Jack Coates
2004-12-29, 13:03
Bill Burns wrote:
> Matthew Horn wrote:
>
>>
>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
>>> [mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] On Behalf Of
>>
>>
>>
>>> Are you running SlimServer as a service under Windows? I believe that
>>> Windows doesn't give services permissions to access network shares by
>>> default.
>>
>>
>>
>> That's correct, to fix this you need to make your share a null share, a
>> google for "create null share" will tell you how to do it via the
>> registry.
>
>
> Googling for "create null share" gives no results. Is there a better
> way to find out how to do it?
>

Are you sure? I just did it and the first result was a page from
Symantec describing exactly what needs to be done.

http://service1.symantec.com/SUPPORT/ent-security.nsf/docid/2000092916544448?Open&src=ent&docid=2002082005441848&nsf=ent-security.nsf&view=docid&dtype=corp&prod=Symantec%20AntiVirus%20Corporate%20Edition&ver=8.x&osv=&osv_lvl=

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Robert Wallace
2004-12-29, 13:09
Bill Burns wrote:

> Matthew Horn wrote:
>
>>
>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
>>> [mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] On Behalf Of
>>
>>
>>
>>> Are you running SlimServer as a service under Windows? I believe
>>> that Windows doesn't give services permissions to access network
>>> shares by default.
>>
>>
>>
>> That's correct, to fix this you need to make your share a null share, a
>> google for "create null share" will tell you how to do it via the
>> registry.
>
>
> Googling for "create null share" gives no results. Is there a better
> way to find out how to do it?
>
I get several pages of links, with this one (right at the top) that has
step-by-step instructions: (sorry for the length of the link)

http://service1.symantec.com/SUPPORT/ent-security.nsf/docid/2000092916544448?Open&src=ent&docid=2002082005441848&nsf=ent-security.nsf&view=docid&dtype=corp&prod=Symantec%20AntiVirus%20Corporate%20Edition&ver=8.x&osv=&osv_lvl=

Robert

Bill Burns
2004-12-29, 13:56
Jack Coates wrote:
> Bill Burns wrote:
>
>> Matthew Horn wrote:
>>
>>>
>>>
>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>> From: discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com
>>>> [mailto:discuss-bounces (AT) lists (DOT) slimdevices.com] On Behalf Of
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>> Are you running SlimServer as a service under Windows? I believe
>>>> that Windows doesn't give services permissions to access network
>>>> shares by default.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> That's correct, to fix this you need to make your share a null share, a
>>> google for "create null share" will tell you how to do it via the
>>> registry.
>>
>>
>>
>> Googling for "create null share" gives no results. Is there a better
>> way to find out how to do it?
>>
>
> Are you sure? I just did it and the first result was a page from
> Symantec describing exactly what needs to be done.

I entered the search term with the quotes (as written); you entered it
without; I just tried that and got the Symantec page also.

--
Bill Burns
Long Island NY USA
mailto:billb (AT) ftldesign (DOT) com