[GRASSLIST:4193] Re: mapset permission denied....

Eric G. Miller egm2 at jps.net
Thu Aug 1 21:20:04 EDT 2002

On Thu, Aug 01, 2002 at 04:41:44PM -0400, Allard, Yannick (EXP) wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> Im trying to build an application to access grass raster file from a java
> application. There is no problem accessing the file when im trying because
> I am the owner of the mapset. However, when someone else is trying to start
> the api, an error occur ( mapset permission denied... which is noprmal
> because they are not the owner...). My question is : what should I put in
> the mapset variable so that anyone can start the api an have access to the
> raster files even if they are not the owner of the file....

GRASS uses Unix permissions for access controls.  See g.access to change
permissions on mapsets you want others to be able to read/write.

Eric G. Miller <egm2 at jps.net>

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