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From Dick Davies <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] read-only webdav folder
Date Sun, 10 Apr 2005 07:47:59 GMT
* Craig Jackson <> [0451 05:51]:
> Hi,
> I am having some trouble setting up read-only webdav Location. Below you 

Isn't that a 'web page' ? :)

> can see that the logs show DELETE and PUT allowed, while the httpd.conf 
> config for this Location restricts this user to read-only access. So the 

No, it doesn't - this config allows all options, because you haven't blocked them.

> 	allow from all
> </Limit>


 	deny from all

> user has more permission than he should have. The directory permissions 
> you can see below also. Nobody, the Apache user, owns the directory. Now 

Ick. Nobody shouldn't own files IMO - that's the point of nobody. Might be
saner to create a www/www user/group and run apache as that.

'The old 'give em a Linux box and they think they're Jean-Luc Picard' syndrome.'
		-- Pete Bentley
Rasputin :: Jack of All Trades - Master of Nuns

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