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  1. Z

    Issue with user mapping when mounting nfs share on Ubuntu 18.04

    Hello. I'm building my new media server on Ubuntu 18.04. Previously It was on 16.04. I've copied the fstab setting directly over from my old server which has been working fine. The share is able to mount but there's a permissions issue. The permissions are set as "1001:1001". The only way I'm...
  2. R

    Added Drives Not Showing Correct Storage

    Hello, So I have 3 500gb drives in my system. All of the drives showed up as they are supposed to, but when I added them to a pool, the total size went down to 900gb instead of 1.5tb. What happened to the rest of the storage? Thanks, -Josh
  3. N

    Cannot Access FreeNAS Shares on Windows

    I recently build a NAS from an older PC. I had everything up and running well and could access all the shares within Windows. I did a few changes and reinstalled with dual boot flash drives. At first, everything was the same but I had a drive "degrade" for some reason, so I returned it and...
  4. S

    HELP! I'm noob

    Hello everyone, I'm new to FreeNAS and I need some help with the configuration. I need to set permissions for each folder that is in the shared pool (e.g. user 1 can access folder 1 and 2, user 2 can access only folder 1). Is there a way to do that? Thanks! -Steve
  5. U

    NFS exporting datasets

    Hello, I am exporting a dataset (dataset1) via NFS that is inside a pool (pool1). I am mounting said dataset1 on my workstation using LDIFs*. Inside dataset1 there are two more datasets; dataset2 and dataset3. On my workstation where the dataset1 is mounted there are two directories called...
  6. S

    Permissions on FreeNAS share "You need permission to perform this action"

    Hello. I installed the FreeNAS server and created the share. I mapped a drive to the share. When I try to copy files to the share or create folders I get the " You need permissions to perform this action". I check the box for Group / Write when editing the user but the option does not stick...
  7. I

    Multiple groups NFS share

    Hi everyone ! So I know how to create an NFS share in FreeNAS but I can only have 1 owner and 1 groups. My FreeNAS Server is connected to Active Directory. I was wondering if someone know how to add more than one group in NFS share. I know how to do it with SMB(Auxiliary Parameters or directly...
  8. A

    SMB Sharing Help

    Hi There, I have a server on Freenas with 2 shares one for guests or a account just for this share but I have another share as well thats for users thats only for it now when you just have access to one share it all the other ones show up how do I make it so that only one share shows up when...
  9. W

    Multiple Permissions For Multiple Users

    Hey Guys, New to freenas as well as linux hope you can help me. First i have read tens of threads and watched video but nothing was helpful. Also read the manual but still stuck. I want a share to have many users with different permissions for example i want my user to have read write access...
  10. R

    Sharing is not wokring (issue in smb4.cnf)

    i am facing issue in FreeNAS-11.2-RELEASE-U1 in smb services. Sharing is now working smb serves is stared As per Checeked i got some issue in smb4.conf file into below location File Path :- root@NAS :- /usr/local/etc/ edit smb4.conf If blow commands removed from smb2.conf file that time...
  11. dpchrist

    FreeNAS 11.2 create dataset without sharing

    FreeNAS -> Help & Support -> Storage: I have a fresh FreeNAS 11.2 installation and have created a pool. I would like to create datasets -- some shared, others not. The web UI Storage -> Pools -> Add Dataset offers three choices for Share Type: Unix, Windows, and Mac. Is there a way to use...
  12. Theapplefuture

    SOLVED Question about iSCSI

    Hello Everybody, Currently I run a FreeNAS Server with one zpool and shares for macOS (AFP) and Windows (SMB) but I often read about iSCSI and its advantages over SMB. The first question is, what does iSCSI does better than SMB. I tried to look it up for myself on the internet but I don’t...
  13. laungst

    Verification that I didn't break or corrupt anything by recursively changing permissions mode

    specs: AMD A10-7860k, 16RAM, 8x8TB HDDs, FreeNAS-11.1-U2 I've been using freenas for ~3 years now with old hardware I had laying around and I've loved it so far- haven't had any issues I couldn't overcome through research on this forum and others like it until now. I have a mostly full ~50TB...
  14. I

    Guest access does not work when FreeNAS is integrated with Active Directory

    Hello guys !! I am new to FreeNAS and am having a problem with an SMB pleasure after I integrated my FreeNAS with Active Directory .... It is the following: I have access that I need access from outside the domain, so I checked the "Allow visitor access" option and in the storage permissions I...
  15. eexodus

    Issues with SMB and inheritance

    FreeNAS 11.1-U6 and Windows Server 2016 user1: a user who owns the file share file-admins: a group my domain admin account is a member of share-group: a group who uses the file share user2: a member of share-group who needs their own private folder I have a SMB share setup like...
  16. K

    Best way to split up jobs like Sonarr/Sabnzbd/etc. between FreeNAS and a separate media server?

    My original plan was to just let FreeNAS handle storage, and have my media server run Plex/Sab/Sonarr/et al. but I've realized it's not quite as simple as all that. If Sonarr, Radarr & Sabnzbd are running on a separate machine, do I set up local destination folders, and then have files moved...
  17. SangieWolf

    Can't Create Folders from MacOS using AFP

    I ended up switching from SMB to AFP due to issues with being slow. I'm using macOS 10.13.1 with a FreeNAS build FreeNAS-11.1-U6. When I try to create a new folder, it states I don't have permissions. I can rename folders and files, create files, move files, etc. I just can't modify...
  18. E

    Cannot delete some files (Samba and NFS)

    Hello, I was just deleting and moving files from folder, and I got up to a point where some folders including shortcuts files or thumbs.db files are making me impossible to delete them. It just displays an error saying that the files is being in use by another app (which is not). I am currently...
  19. rtaraborelli

    FN11.2 beta com problemas em compartilhamento com o WS2003

    Bom dia! Trata-se de um problema que já resolvemos aqui onde trabalho, mas quisemos postar aqui caso possa ser útil para alguém. Temos um servidor de arquivos com o FreeNAS 11.1 U4 instalado. Criamos um compartilhamento CIFS para acessar com um servidor com Windows Server 2003. O...
  20. S

    SMB Sharing Setup / Adjusting Permissions / Wizard W/o Volume Setup

    I am trying to set up a simple SMB share on my (newly built) system. My basic configuration is that I have three HDDs at ada1, ada2, and ada3 that I have formatted into the storage pool, and another one at ada0 that I do not want added to or included in my FreeNAS setup. In reading through the...
  21. C

    Remote Sharing / Accessing FreeNas Out of the Office

    Our IT guy recently installed a FreeNas server in our law office. To access the directories remotely (which we need to do often) we must VPN into our network, then mount the drive on our remote computer. However, this process seems archaic and has problems. The connection often drops, and it...
  22. B

    AFP shares disappeared after setting up Time Machine

    I noticed interesting behavior: 1. My freenas 11.1 was working fine, I have AFP shares for macs and SMB for Windows machines 2. I've successfully set up Time Machine, and got my machine backed up Then.. * AFP shares disappeared from Finder. I now see Windows (SMB) shares. * I am able to...
  23. H

    CIFS and Rancher problems

    I'm having problems mounting CIFS shares in Rancher. I create the YAML file and merge it into the config. Then, I reboot the Rancher VM. I can then browse the mount point. Then, I reboot the VM again to test the persistence and the share is not mounted. In the SAMBA log on my FreeNAS...
  24. GrahamBB

    Naming differs on Freenas and Share - help!

    I thought I understood shares, but this has bamboozled me. I set up a home server about a year ago and the shares are all working fine - exactly as expected. So I set up a Linux machine and try and connect it to what (I think) are the shares on Freenas. It turns out that the /mnt folder has...
  25. and227

    SOLVED Not able to write files to NAS from Mac

    Hi, I am new to NAS (all not just FreeNAS). I am trying to setup a NAS for my house to store all my media, doc, family files, etc. I also want to run a Plex server and DLNA stuff. I got FreeNAS all up and running after some install troubles. I am running a Core 2 duo with a 1-1 tb hdd (more to...
  26. B

    SOLVED Cannot connect to FreeNAS using Windows XP

    Good evening, I am trying to setup FreeNAS on an HP ProLiant DL360 G7 server. It all worked fine until I tried connecting with Windows XP. I have some groups&users setup, all working well, and Windows SMB sharing. With this setup, I can see the server under "Network" on both Windows 7 and Mac...
  27. J

    connect/share folders between 2 FreeNAS machine? possible?

    Hi Looking to connect/share two FreeNAS machines with each other. Not looking to create a VM/replication or duplication. How can I mount a folder on freenas1 from freenas2? I've tried NFS but it is buggy/faulty: RPCPROG_NFS: RPC: Program not registered I am open to other ways, any ideas?
  28. chaos85

    Yet another SMB permissions problem

    I'm having an issue with FreeNAS 11.0-U3 where my SMB shares are not allowing guest connections to write data. Reading is no problem, and this hasn't previously been an issue, but suddenly here I am, scratching my head as to why Windows is telling me I need to get permission from FREENAS\root...
  29. M

    Windows (SMB) share - Hosts Allow does not work with hostname

    I'm configuring my first SMB share and thanks to the excellent documentation and other resources, I got the basic setup going in a matter of minutes. The only setting that I'd still like to get working now is the "Hosts allow" option. My Windows box has a hostname "MarioDS-Windows" and IP...
  30. F

    Time Machine Backups via AFP to home share

    Hi all, I've been trying to setup a FreeNAS 11 system to serve as a Time Machine server for multiple users/clients. All the forum threads that I've read have people either creating separate zfs targets for each user/client or creating 1 share and granting all users access to see it. Neither of...
  31. Z

    Deleting files does not free up space & no trash bin?

    Haven't found anyone who has posted anything similar, so I thought I'd ask: I'm using a Mac, and I've noticed that deleting files on my freenas (shared over afp) does not free up any space. Also, each time I try to delete something, I get a prompt that says "This item will be deleted...
  32. I

    proFTPd: private & public folders

    Is it possible to create private and public folders using proFTPd? Also to make proFTPd to require password for the private folder? And if it is possible, then how? I would really appreciate screenshots or instructions on permissions on the dataset and the FTP-settings page. *EDIT 1* Tried...
  33. R

    SOLVED "You require permission to perform this action"

    I am running FreeNAS-9.3-STABLE-201512121950 I am having an odd issue with a Windows CIFS share on my box, where it is not allowing me to change any Windows permissions and give everyone access to the CIFS share. Every time I go to change anything or delete any files, it gives me the message...
  34. Carl20236

    Plex Media Server & New Install of FreeNAS

    This might be a bit long, so please bear with me. Relatively new user of FreeNAS, I set up a box 2 or 3 years ago and installed it as a document and media server, using Plex. I installed Plex via the plugins console. Worked great and really enjoyed it during this time. A few weeks ago I did...
  35. T

    æ,ø,å in filenames on disk shared through SMB is disappearing...

    Hi I have some problems finding the right way to share a lot of data I have put on my Freenas system from an old Apple Mac OS X Server with HFS+ formatting. I have transferred the data using rsync using checksum without any problems. Now I would like to share the data using SMB to both Windows...
  36. S

    zvol iSCSI target on mirrored pool detected by initiator as 2 disks?

    Not sure what's going on. I have a mirrored pool, and created a 3TB zvol on it as an iSCSI target. But when I connected to it from Windows 8.1 (as a test), it was exposed in Windows iSCSI Initiator control panel and in disk management console, as 2 separate 3TB disks - presumably somehow...
  37. C

    Share NFS rw to one host, but ro to all others

    Hello everyone, I would like to know what the recommended method of sharing a dataset is with the following scenario: 5 Hosts - A, B, C, D, E. A should be allowed rw access, and B, C, D, E should only be allowed ro access. This is possible using exports, but I am unsure how to do so in...
  38. N

    Sharing problem

    Hi guys I got a short problem concerning the sharing. I got two users in freeNAS: User1 (Server) - He got an ISCSI Access to his own drive (Drive3) User2(Client) - He got a CIFS Access to his own drive(drive2) My problem: I can now connect the drive3 via ISCSI in my client. But the problem is...
  39. P

    Noob user asking about setting up file system/sharing

    Hello, I'm in the process of getting all my parts and everything shipped to me so I wanted to get as clear as possible as I can with this before I get it so I can set it up correctly. Right now I just have two drives in my PC in RAID 1 and that is where all my media and other stuff is. Easy...
  40. G

    Question: best practice to create volume, datasets, sharing

    I've attached a picture from the infrastructure what I want to build. I would like suggestions how can create datasets shares etc. In the FreeNas I want to store my files, movies, music files, downloads. I want to reach these files from a desktop pc with a CIFS share, and some of them from LINUX...
  41. L

    Mac Finder doesn't update FreeNAS SMB directory contents

    I'm running FreeNAS-9.10.1 (d989edd) as a fileserver for a computer lab. Lab clients are all Macs running OS 10.11.6, connecting via SMB. I put a little bash script in the "skel" folder that retrieves each user's archived files from last year, via rsync (archived files are stored elsewhere on...
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