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From "Boyle Owen" <>
Subject RE: [users@httpd] Why Forbidden
Date Tue, 10 Dec 2002 07:48:12 GMT
Your use of "AllowOverride all" everywhere implies you are using
.htaccess files. If so, what is in those files? They don't contain "Deny
from all", by any chance :-)

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Sharad Tiwari []
>Sent: Dienstag, 10. Dezember 2002 06:27
>Subject: [users@httpd] Why Forbidden 
>hi all,
>I have configured my httpd.conf as shown towards the end of 
>the mail !!!
>The ServerName is .. but when I try to 
>access through the browser .. either by typing the fully 
>qualified domain name or the IP address I get the following 
>error message
>You don't have permission to access / on this server.
>Apache/1.3.27 Server at Port 80
>could anyone please let me know what the reason could be.
>DocumentRoot "/vlc_public"
><Directory />
>        Options All FollowSymLinks Indexes
>        AllowOverride all
>        Allow from all
><Directory "/vlc_public">
>    Options Indexes FollowSymLinks MultiViews
>    AllowOverride None
>    Order allow,deny
>    Allow from all
>        ServerName
>        ServerAlias mails
>        ServerAdmin
>        DocumentRoot /root/MHonArc2.5.13
>        <Directory /root/MHonArc2.5.13/>
>                Options ExecCGI Indexes
>                AllowOverride all
>                Order allow,deny
>                allow from all
>        </Directory>

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