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From Joshua Slive <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] file permissions of /etc/httpd/httpd.conf
Date Sun, 15 Sep 2002 15:57:30 GMT
Jochen K├Ąchelin wrote:
> What should be the file permission of
> /etc/httpd/httpd.conf
> /etc/httpd/ssl.conf ?
> These are my actual settings after a installation from the sources:
> -rw-r--r--    1 root     root        34876 Sep 15 14:28 httpd.conf

That is fine.  The most important thing is that only root should be able 
to write to this file.  If you have sensitive information in their, then 
you might want to also restrict who can read it, but that is not usually 


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