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What permissions do shapefiles and coverages need on a NetWare server?

Last Published: April 25, 2020


Read and Write access on a NetWare server allows a user to read and write existing files. It does not allow a user to create and erase files. Use the Nwadmin program to add Create and Erase permissions to files.

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