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From "Joshua Slive" <jos...@slive.ca>
Subject RE: permission to open password file
Date Fri, 28 Dec 2001 16:21:06 GMT

> From: supers@oceanfree.net [mailto:supers@oceanfree.net]

> [Fri Dec 28 23:04:27 2001] [error] [client 203.201.2.121]
> (13)Permission denied:
> Could not open password file: /usr/local/httpd/passwd/password

> drwxrwx---   13 root     root          312 Dec 28 21:14 ..

This indicatest that the web server user can't even get into
/usr/local/httpd, so the permissions on directories below that are
irrelevant.  You need to give at least search permission (+x) to all parent
directories.

Joshua.


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