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From Craig Dunigan <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] "public_html" for each user don"t work.
Date Mon, 03 Jul 2006 14:45:16 GMT
On Sun, 2 Jul 2006, Joshua Slive wrote:

> On 7/2/06,
> <> wrote:
>> Quoting Joshua Slive <>:
>> > You've already been told several times that the problem is likely
>> > SELinux config, and you've been given direct links explaining how to
>> > understand and solve the problem.  What more do you want?
>> >
>>    I just told you that user which have home directory under
>> "/home" is working well.
>>    But user that have home directory under "/office" don"t
>> work.
> And that even more strongly suggests SELinux config problems.
> Have you, or have you not turned off SELinux entirely and checked if
> the problem persists?
> Have you, or have you not checked /var/log/;messages for related
> SELinux problems?
> Until you do those things, there is no point discussing this issue further.
> Joshua.

To turn SELinux off completely (as I posted before):

Note this requires a reboot.  If you can't reboot, I'll repeat what
Bill Jones said (which looks to a non-user of SELinux like it will
turn off enforcing policies and accomplish the same thing):

> Also, if you execute
> su - -c "setenforce 0"
> And restart your web server using:
> su - -c "service httpd stop && service httpd start"
> Does the error appear now?

I don't recall seeing an answer to that question.

As for your statement "I don't know why and how to solve this
problem", I have to say that I suspect that it means that you did
*not*, as I recommended, read all of  I'm guessing that 
you'll continue to struggle until you do.

Craig Dunigan
IS Technical Services Specialist
Middleware - EIS - DoIT
University of Wisconsin, Madison

opinions expressed are my own, not the University's

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