PAWS (Personal Accessible Web Space)

Create a PAWS Content Folder through Windows


Creating a Personal Web Content folder/directory

    1. If you have not already done so, Map a Drive to your UNIX home directory via "My Computer".

Map a Drive Letter

    1. Choose a drive letter and type in \\odin\username (Where 'username' is the login name for UNIX)
    2. The password needed is the MS Domain password. Not needed if you are already logged onto the domain.


      You may or may not want to "Reconnect at logon"


Map Drive Settings

    1. Double click the new drive to open it.

Open Mapped Drive

    1. Create a public_html folder/directory.

Create Public_HTML

    1. It must be named "public_html" and be lowercase.

Name Public_HTML

    1. Edit the public_html folder/directory security properties.

Edit Properties Public HTML

    1. Set the permissions for "Everyone" to read/execute/list

Set Public HTML perms

  1. After the above is done, you can create your Personal Web Content and drop it in "public_html".
  2. Permissions on directories should be read/execute/list, and on documents/files it should be read for "Everyone".