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From Owen Boyle <>
Subject Re: Rights
Date Thu, 31 Jan 2002 14:08:41 GMT
James Pifer wrote:
> I'm new to this list. I'm trying to get netsaint to work with Apache and
> having a little trouble. I keep getting 403 forbidden errors in the browser
> when I try to go to the NetSaint virtual directory:
> My apache user is a member of the netsaint group. I 'think' this gives him
> the proper rights.
> How can I tell what users and groups have what rights in a certain directory?
> Is there any way to list the virtual directories once apache is running?
> Just to make sure I have it setup right.
> I have this at the bottom of my httpd.conf:
> ScriptAlias /netsaint/cgi-bin/ /usr/libexec/netsaint/cgi/
> <Directory /usr/libexec/netsaint/cgi/>
>     Options ExecCGI
>     order deny,allow
>     deny from all
>     allow from
>     allow from
> </Directory>

I think your basic problem is that the arguments to "Allow from" are
used simply for pattern-matching, rather than for a TCP/IP call.
Therefore, you define a network by missing out the insignificant
component rather than setting it to zero - so try:

     allow from 192.168.1


owen Boyle.

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