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From "Joshua Slive" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] UserDir enabled problem
Date Tue, 14 Nov 2006 18:27:28 GMT
On 11/13/06, Ed Sawicki <> wrote:
> I just compiled and installed Apache version 2.2.3 on Linux.
> I have mod_userdir loaded and I added these directives to
> the Apache configuration file:
> UserDir  enabled
> UserDir  disabled root
> UserDir  public_html
> When I restart Apache, I get this error on-screen and in the error_log:
> Syntax error on line 395 of /usr/local/apache/conf/httpd.conf:395
> UserDir "enable" keyword requires a list of usernames
> and Apache doesn't start. The Apache documentation does not mention
> that a list of usernames must be present and their examples don't show
> such a list. What's up?

There is probably a problem with the docs.  But you can get what you
want with simply
UserDir public_html
UserDir disabled root

The "enable" part is implied.


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