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From "Tim Burden" <...@Burden.ca>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Please Help With Cookies
Date Sun, 30 May 2004 17:42:58 GMT
It means what it says. Apache doesn't have permission to write in the
directory owned by the ftp user (you). chmod the dir 777.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Ryan Schefke" <ryanschefke@triomfgroup.com>
To: <users@httpd.apache.org>
Sent: Sunday, May 30, 2004 1:37 PM
Subject: RE: [users@httpd] Please Help With Cookies


> Okay Tim, I REALLY appreciate your help.
>
> If you're up for it, I have yet another challenge (using mkdir() function
> that worked fine on my local (windows) machine and now gives me error
below
> on hosted (linux) machine.
>
> Warning: mkdir() failed (Permission denied) in
> /home/httpd/vhosts/tgwedding.com/httpdocs/tgwedding/signup.php on line 136
>
> I don't want to bother you so don't worry about it if I am bothering you.
> Some people like the challenge...me too, I'm just a bit frustrated.
>
> Ryan
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Tim Burden [mailto:Tim@Burden.ca]
> Sent: Sunday, May 30, 2004 1:32 PM
> To: users@httpd.apache.org
> Subject: Re: [users@httpd] Please Help With Cookies
>
> If you don't need the cookie to last longer than the session, it might be
> worth using sessions instead. See if that gets through your firewall. As
far
> as I know there's little difference between setting a session variable and
> setting a transient cookie...it's all just stuff in the headers going back
> and forth.
>
> As to why your firewall would do that...dunno. I don't use one. Maybe it
> sets your browser's security level higher when it's on.
>
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Ryan Schefke" <ryanschefke@triomfgroup.com>
> To: <users@httpd.apache.org>; <jeffrey_n_Dyke@Keane.com>; <Tim@Burden.ca>
> Sent: Sunday, May 30, 2004 1:17 PM
> Subject: RE: [users@httpd] Please Help With Cookies
>
>
> > Tim,
> >
> > Thanks, you seem very knowledgeable on the subject.
> >
> > Now, this is bizarre.  I was using Zone Alarm Pro (firewall) when I the
> > cookies were not being set on the Linux box.  Then, I closed down the
> > firewall and ran the script...much to my surprise and embarrassment, it
> > worked.
> >
> > Then, I reopened the firewall and continued to run the script.  It also
> > worked okay then.
> >
> > I have no explanation for why this happened, any ideas?
> >
> > Can a firewall on the client PC affect cookies in some way?  Would I
have
> > been better off programming in php using sessions to avoid these issues?
> >
> > Thanks Tim!
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Tim Burden [mailto:Tim@Burden.ca]
> > Sent: Sunday, May 30, 2004 1:12 PM
> > To: users@httpd.apache.org
> > Subject: Re: [users@httpd] Please Help With Cookies
> >
> > By the way, the $_COOKIE array *should* be empty on the phpinfo() page
> after
> > visiting the poll page, because the default path of a cookie is the
> current
> > directory, i.e. the directory the cookie is being set in..
> >
> >
> > ----- Original Message ----- 
> > From: "Ryan Schefke" <ryanschefke@triomfgroup.com>
> > To: <users@httpd.apache.org>; <Tim@Burden.ca>
> > Sent: Sunday, May 30, 2004 12:45 PM
> > Subject: RE: [users@httpd] Please Help With Cookies
> >
> >
> > > Tim,
> > >
> > > Thanks for jumping in. Could you delete cookies in your browser, close
> > your
> > > browser, open it back up and try the script on the Linux box:
> > > http://www.tgwedding.com/tgwedding/themes/orangerose/poll.php
> > >
> > > I'm wondering if the cookies were set successfully on the windows box
> then
> > > assumed to be set when you ran the script on the Linux box.
> > >
> > > Please let me know if it let you vote again.
> > >
> > > Ryan
> > >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: Tim Burden [mailto:Tim@Burden.ca]
> > > Sent: Sunday, May 30, 2004 12:37 PM
> > > To: users@httpd.apache.org
> > > Subject: Re: [users@httpd] Please Help With Cookies
> > >
> > > Hmm...they both are behaving exactly the same for me. I.e. I go to the
> > poll
> > > page, I vote, I'm not allowed to vote any more, etc. then I go to the
> > > phpinfo() page and the array is empty...both on your Win box and your
RH
> > > box.
> > >
> > > Looks like you're behind a firewall for the Windows box. That might be
> an
> > > important point.
> > >
> > > ----- Original Message ----- 
> > > From: "Ryan Schefke" <ryanschefke@triomfgroup.com>
> > > To: <jeffrey_n_Dyke@Keane.com>; <users@httpd.apache.org>
> > > Sent: Sunday, May 30, 2004 12:11 PM
> > > Subject: RE: [users@httpd] Please Help With Cookies
> > >
> > >
> > > > Hi Jeff,
> > > >
> > > > You seem very helpful so let me explain in detail.  Please let me
know
> > if
> > > I
> > > > can e-mail you my "poll.php" script.
> > > >
> > > > Again, it works fine on one box and not on the other.  You can see
the
> > > > version of Apache/MySQL/PHP from the files below.
> > > >
> > > > Note, I REALLY want to avoid switching register_global to off since
I
> > have
> > > > 100's of pages of php code written already with register_global on.
> All
> > my
> > > > forms etc. use the short form of variables.  It would be brutal if I
> had
> > > to
> > > > redo everything. Again, it works find on the windows machine but not
> > when
> > > I
> > > > transitioned my code to the linux box.
> > > >
> > > > On working Windows Machine (cookies working):
> > > > =========================================
> > > > 1 - The below link contains the following code after script
executed:
> > > > http://samserver.sytes.net:8080/tgwedding/themes/orangerose/poll.php
> > > >
> > > > <?php
> > > > var_dump($_COOKIE);
> > > > echo phpinfo();
> > > > ?>
> > > > http://samserver.sytes.net:8080/tgwedding/phpinfo.php
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > On Linux Machine (cookies not working):
> > > > ========================================
> > > > 1 - The below link contains the following code after script
executed:
> > > > http://www.tgwedding.com/tgwedding/themes/orangerose/poll.php
> > > >
> > > > <?php
> > > > var_dump($_COOKIE);
> > > > echo phpinfo();
> > > > ?>
> > > > http://www.tgwedding.com/tgwedding/phpinfo.php
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > Now, what is really weird is that I can write a simple script and
> > > set/write
> > > > a cookie on the linux machine.  For example, this script,
> > > > http://www.tgwedding.com/tgwedding/phpinfo3.php
> > > >
> > > > Contains the code:
> > > > <?php
> > > > setcookie ("test2_ck", "7"); //
> > > > setcookie ("test_ck", "10"); //
> > > > header ('Location: phpinfo2.php');
> > > > ?>
> > > >
> > > > And phpinfo2.php (where it's redirected) contains this code:
> > > > <?php
> > > > echo $test2_ck; //
> > > > echo $test_ck; //
> > > > ?>
> > > >
> > > > WHICH WORKS.
> > > >
> > > > I'M TOTALLY CONFUSED, PLEASE HELP.  My application is worthless
> without
> > > this
> > > > fix.
> > > >
> > > > Thanks a lot,
> > > > Ryan
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > -----Original Message-----
> > > > From: jeffrey_n_Dyke@Keane.com [mailto:jeffrey_n_Dyke@Keane.com]
> > > > Sent: Sunday, May 30, 2004 11:18 AM
> > > > To: users@httpd.apache.org
> > > > Cc: 'Ryan Schefke'; Apache Discussion List
> > > > Subject: Re: [users@httpd] Please Help With Cookies
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > Hello,
> > > >
> > > > >My code containing cookies running on windows with a working Apache
> and
> > > > Php installation executed all scripts containing cookies perfectly.
> > > > However, I >transitioned my code to a Linux box with a fresh install
> of
> > > PHP
> > > > and Apache and now my cookies aren't working.  Below is an example
of
> > > > setting and writing >cookie values from one script.  Again,
everything
> > > > worked like a charm on my old machine.  That's why I think it has
> > > something
> > > > to do with the Apache or PHP >installation settings.
> > > >
> > > > You forgot to include the code.  What version of PHP are you running
> on
> > > > each machine? Are you using $_COOKIE['cookiename'] or $cookiename?
if
> > the
> > > > latter, try the former.  can you write a small script to set a
cookie
> > and
> > > > display its value on the linux box? what does var_dump($_COOKIE)
show?
> > > >
> > > > HTH
> > > > Jeff
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > >
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