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Subject Re: [users@httpd] Re: HTTP Error: "Website declined to show this webpage."
Date Tue, 31 Jul 2007 20:12:29 GMT
"Crash" Dummy wrote:
>> ServerRoot "C:/Program Files/Apache Software Foundation/Apache2.2"
>> ServerName localhost:80
>> Listen 80
>> DocumentRoot "C:/Program Files/Apache Software Foundation/Apache2.2/htdocs"
>> UserDir Enabled lamartin
>> UserDir "My Website"
>> <Directory "C:/Users/Lamartin/My Website">
>>         AllowOverride None
>>         Options MultiViews Indexes SymLinksIfOwnerMatch Includes ExecCGI
>>         Order allow,deny
>>            Allow from all
>> </Directory>
>> *************************
>> With URL: http:/localhost/~lamartin/  I get an HTTP 403 error, "Website
>> declined to show this webpage."
>> HELP for this error says "This error (HTTP 403 Forbidden) means that
>> Internet Explorer was able to connect
>> to the website, but it does not have permission to view the webpage."
>> I don't know what is wrong. Any guidance on how to correct this error would
>> be appreciated.
> I am brand new to Apache, myself, so I am probably the wrong person to give
> advice, but it seems to me that any addressing errors would show up as 404, not
> 403. Have you set NT permissions in the Windows directory, itself?
error code: 403 FORBIDDEN.
happens when permissions aren't correct mostly.
if it was that simple a fix I'm sure that it would have been found
already :)

there have been a few different issues causing errors in this thread.

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