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    Controlling file permissions

    Hi, thanks for the answer. I've received more information which is slight different from what I was initially told. Instead of just one folder writable by everyone, each Mac has a work drive. In each drive, there are several folders. Each folder is accessible to different groups of users. I...
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    Shared folder for all users

    I'm aware of the Shared folder, but we can't use that. The folder has to be on another, larger drive. I'm also a bit leery of changing the folder name, due to works in progress. Maybe I could point the Shared folder to this location, hence moving the "shared"-ness? :P There are actually several...
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    Shared folder for all users

    Hello, I'm with a 10.5.8 system that is shared by several users. I'm trying to create a folder "testshare" that all users can read & write to. Any file created in there should be writable by any other user. Following several guides, I've made the folder rw for the "staff" group that all users...
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    Controlling file permissions

    Hello, I'm a PC user who has inherited admin duties over 4 macs (10.5.8 and 10.6), all of which have 6 users rotating between them as needed. I need to create a "Work" folder in each mac that all users can read and write to. Any file in this folder must be writable by any user. I've heard this...
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