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From Yehuda Katz <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] 403 error on Default Directory
Date Sun, 01 May 2011 01:56:14 GMT
On Fri, Apr 29, 2011 at 11:00 AM, J. Stephens <>wrote:

> The solution to the problem was that I needed to add  a <Directory/> to
> the vhost. I do not know why it would need the root directory, but as long
> as it is fixed then I do not care. Would this cause any security risks or is
> it fine to add this directory?

I would not recommend doing that. You should add permissions for as few
directories as possible.
If it only works when you add the root directory, then you have some other
problem and you should probably try to find out what it is.

- Yehuda

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