Re: Emerald errors

Richard Sensale ( (no email) )
Fri, 21 Aug 1998 16:40:23 -0400

Do the users need change access to the drives in question or just read?

Richard Sensale
Network Administrator
VisitUs Internet, Inc.
5468 Schaefer Road
Dearborn, MI 48126
(313) 945-5588
(313) 945-0202 fax
-----Original Message-----
From: Dale E. Reed Jr. <>
To: <>
Date: Friday, August 21, 1998 9:43 AM
Subject: Re: Emerald errors

>Richard Sensale wrote:
>> The UNCs do exist as in \\www3\D$\inetpub\www3\(username)
>So on those machines having problems, open up a command prompt
>and type:
>dir \\www3\D$\inetpub\www3
>and see if it returns an error. Most likely the user doesn't
>have permissions or can't find the share.
>> >> >Emerald is trying to verify the path in the user's home dir and
>> >> >is failing. Open a DOS prompt and make sure the user running
>> >> >Emerald can a do a dir of the UNC specified.
>> >>
>> >> The local drive or the main server? I was wondering if it could be a
>> >> permissions issue on the web server where the user directories are.
>> have
>> >> a couple of machines doing this and it seemed to start acting up after
>> >> tightened up our lan security.
>> >
>> >Its whatever the path is for the user. Your Home Dirs should be
>> >a UNC, not a local path. If its the later, that could be what is
>> >causing the problem.
>Dale E. Reed Jr. (
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