Opened 6 years ago

Closed 6 years ago

#1408 closed help (fixed)

giving somebody else access to my files on the RDF

Reported by: till Owned by: ros
Component: ARCHER Keywords:
Cc: j.i.robson@… Platform: ARCHER
UM Version:


I would like to have another Archer user (j.i.robson@…) access to my files on the RDF. I've set the access rights to "read" on all levels, but there is still access denied for them. Could you please help?

The files in question are

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by ros

  • Owner changed from um_support to ros
  • Status changed from new to accepted
  • UM Version <select version> deleted

Hi Till,

You also need to give execute permissions to the group on the directories.
You should use the options g+rX to chmod

chmod g+rX <directory>


comment:2 Changed 6 years ago by till

Hi Ros,
thanks a lot for the swift reply. Jon can access my files now.

comment:3 Changed 6 years ago by ros

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from accepted to closed

Excellent. Thanks for letting us know.


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