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From Joshua Slive <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Re: Alias Directive Issue (403 Forbidden Error)
Date Mon, 26 Sep 2005 22:02:39 GMT
On 9/26/05, Trystan Hughes <> wrote:
> Hi I have checked my Apache Error log and it states the following...
> Directory index forbidden by rule: c:/documents and
> settings/trystan/my documents/

This means that the Options directive applying to that directory did
not have the Indexes option included.

> Is it a system secuirty setting to not display any directory that
> resides outside of the Server-root?

It just means you need to add a new Options directive for that
directory to set the appropriate options.


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