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> I need to move a file from one server to another over a network using the UNC Path. Is this possible with cffile? Ftp is not available.
> ColdFusion 7.1
> Windows server 2003
Yes, but the ColdFusion 'Service' in the Windows Services Panel needs to
be configured to run under a domain user with the required permissions
to the remote server. Rather then the default 'LocalSystem' user that
normally has *no* network rights.
Then <cffile file="\\remoteServer\directory\file.ext" ...> works just fine.
My network person wonders if you would know what the default local rights are for the ColdFusion Service. Presumably these will also have to be reset for the domain user account.
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> Thanks Ian
> My network person wonders if you would know what the default local rights are
> for the ColdFusion Service. Presumably these will also have to be reset for the
> domain user account.
Not off the top of my head. There is an article in Adobe's nee
Macromedia's nee Allair's knowledge base that spells out all the local
rights a ColdFusion user needs to run properly.
My basic understanding is that that the Windows 'LocalSystem' user is
just short of an admin user. With fairly wide privileges to the file