[plug] Query about Apache
tony at ballist.net.au
Tue Jul 28 19:27:07 WST 1998
Check the permissions on the user home directories...Pretty sure this
changed in rh5+
At 18:54 28/07/98 +0800, you wrote:
>As a Linux newbie I'm experiencing the (hopefully) normally
>amounts of frustration and desperation with configuring things.
>I was happily running my RedHat4.2 box with Apache not
>hicupping in the slightest and then, ignoring the old adage "If it ain't
>broke..." I went and trashed the HD and installed RH5.1.
>Installation went very nicely indeed, I had all my shared directories
>back and everything was sweet. That was until I tried to access my
>web site. Everything was OK when hitting the main site but if you
>tried to hit a users site (http://site/~user/) it returned a message
>saying I was forbidden to access that url.
>I have set the servername directive so that it sends an auto-redirect
>if you forget the trailing slash and the directive telling httpd who (or
>what) to run as is the same as it was in my RH4.2 config. In fact,
>the httpd.conf file looks almost identical.
>I can't find anything in the access.conf file that would lock me out
>and the apache web site doesn't list this problem in the FAQ.
>Anyone got any ideas what I'm missing?
>dhill at wantree.com.au
>Life is sexually transmitted.
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