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Assigning Admin Rights to Volume

Posted on 2012-03-14
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Hello,

I installed a Netware 6.5 system under vmware. I created a default admin account called Oper1. I also created an additional volume called DATA and now I have a SYS and DATA volume. My next task was to install GroupWise 7.04 onto this system. So, I setup a Windows 7 computer and began to install GroupWise Server 7.04. Each time I tell GroupWise to write to my Data share or my SYS volume I get an Access Denied message. Why is that? How can I ensure my admin user, which is Oper1, has access to all my volumes and will not be denied access? This should have been enabled by default, so I am very curious what the problem is.

By the way, I looked at ConsoleOne and it appears that Oper1 has access to all of the volumes.

Thanks in advance,
John
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by:deroode
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Is this a groupwise install problem, i.e. does it only occur when installing Groupwise, or can't you write to the volumes at all?
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Yes, it seems to be a Groupwise install problem. I can manually create folders on the drive. But, perhaps something else is going on too. Even if I install into the folders I create first, Groupwise will not start after the install. I did not have this problem with Groupwise 8 or 2012, which are installed on different netware servers.
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Are you sure you only need rights on the volumes. It seems to me you should have Supervisor Access to eDirectory as well. Can you verify that?
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by:jhieb
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No, and how do you want me to certify that? I am surprised I am being asked for rights at all. I installed Netware fresh like I always have, and I am using the Admin account to install GroupWise. Perhaps, like you said, this is a GroupWise 7.04 install problem and not a rights issue at all.
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