Frequently Asked Questions

I’m getting a 403 Permission Denied-error when trying to create a file/notebook in my project share

Due to limitations of the Emulab-software (which manages the i.Labt testbeds) the user-id is not consistent over time, only the group-id is. Because of this, the UID is fixed to 1000 in the Docker images that are started for Jupyterhub.

Make sure that the file and/or folder in which you are working is group-writable. You can do this with:

chmod g+w -R my-folder/