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From "Joshua Slive" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Strange problem with permissions
Date Wed, 01 Nov 2006 15:38:48 GMT
On 11/1/06, ROGER DEBRY <> wrote:
> I have just recently installed Apache 2.2.2. All seems to work just
> fine.
> However, today I downloaded a package that requires a number of files
> be installed in my web directory. When I try to access these files from
> a browser, I get an error message that I don't have permission to access
> the files.
> I have an html file that I created sitting right next to the one in
> question in my web directory. It has exactly the same permissions and
> ownership. I can access this file from the browser but not the one I
> downloaded.
> Stranger yet, I loaded the downloaded file into a text editor and saved
> it with a different name. The file did not change. I can access this new
> file just fine.
> Can anyone give me an idea of what is going on?

Start by looking in the apache error log.


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