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share a folder

 
Sherif Shehab
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Hi guys ,

is there a way in javase to edit a folder properties and make it shareable over the network ?

 
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Not without some OS custom coding. For Windows this means using JNI or calling an external tool (if such a tool exists). For UNIX this means editing the Samba configuration file and restarting the Samba daemon.
 
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is there any examples using JNI ?
 
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I don't know how to do that with C, C++ or C# code, so not from me. I think all you need to do is modify the registry but I really haven't even looked at this before.
 
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Thanks Rob
 
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