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From Tolga Guver <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] A simple, probably configuration problem
Date Sat, 15 Nov 2008 01:40:14 GMT
yes it is being loaded with the line :

LoadModule userdir_module modules/


On 11/14/08 4:38 PM, Justin Pasher wrote:
> Tolga Guver wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I have just setup an apache server in which i want one general page
>> linked to the users own web pages in their home directories.
>> I setup the httpd.conf so that users public_html folders be accessible :
>> <IfModule mod_userdir.c>
>>     # UserDir disable
>>     UserDir public_html
>> </IfModule>
>> however when i try to access to a users web page i get the error
>> The requested URL /~tolga/ was not found (although it is there and
>> permissions are correct)
>> when i check the error_log of httpd i have realized that the server
>> was actually looking for a folder
>> /var/www/html/~tolga instead of /home/tolga
>> [Fri Nov 14 12:56:10 2008] [error] [client] File does not
>> exist: /var/www/html/~tolga
>> I was wondering if there is a way to overcome this problem. It is
>> probably a simple one but i couldn't solve it.
>> thanks a lot
>> tolga
> Just to take the obvious out of the equation, you are loading 
> mod_userdir in your apache config, correct? Do you by chance have any 
> rewrite rules in your config that might be messing with the URL?

Tolga Guver
Department of Astronomy
and Steward Observatory
933 N Cherry Ave., Rm. N322
Tucson AZ 85721-0065

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