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From "Corey" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] vhosts, /home/*/public_html and perms - question
Date Sat, 30 Apr 2005 17:30:33 GMT
On Saturday 30 April 2005 07:13 pm, Joshua Slive wrote:
> On 4/30/05, Corey <> wrote:
> > At the moment I cannot seem to get apache to be able to read the
> > UserDir's without chmod'ing 755.... I want /home/<user> to be 750.
> >
> Suexec affects only CGI scripts, not normal request processing.
> Apache must be able to read all the files it is going to serve using
> the User/Group specified in httpd.conf.  In general, this means giving
> at least global search permission (+x) to the /home/user directories,
> although you could get away with group search permissions if you make
> all the home directories owned by a group that the apache User/Group
> belongs to.

Ok, that makes sense.  

I got a handle on this now,  many thanks!

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