How does one set access to mapsets
jfrederi at lunar.nena.org
Thu Jan 25 07:00:00 EST 1996
Ok, That's how I thought it should work, but even after giving everyone
access to a mapset, noone can access the mapset.
On Wed, 24 Jan 1996, Malcolm Williamson wrote:
> On Wed, 24 Jan 1996, Jason Frederick wrote:
> > I've tried to set group access to a mapset in grass4.1 by using g.access
> > and by changing the permissions of the files, but nothing seems to work.
> > Does anyone have any idea about what I'm doing wrong?
> g.access controls _read_ permission only for mapsets. You must be the
> owner of the mapset to create or modify data layers within the mapset.
> Normally you use g.mapsets to select which other mapsets, in the same
> location as yours, you are interested in accessing on a read-only basis.
> You can still use any of these data layers for production of other raster
> or vector data layers in your _current_ mapset. I hope this makes some
> kind of sense... ;^)
> -Malcolm Williamson
> Malcolm D. Williamson - GIS Specialist E-mail: malcolm at cast.uark.ed
> Center for Advanced Spatial Technologies Telephone: (501) 575-6159
> Ozark Rm. 12 Fax: (501) 575-5218
> University of Arkansas
> Fayetteville, AR 72701
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