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Help with webdav file ownership issues

I have a peculiar issue that I haven't found any good information on. I have a webdav share set up on a server at my house. When accessing this server with my authenticated username from my iPhone ...
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1answer
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permission denied for root@localhost for ssh connection

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 and LAMP on that. Then, I wanted to configure my server, so tried out This tutorial. When I give the command: ssh root@localhost I get : Permission denied, please try ...
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Not understanding /var/www permissions [duplicate]

I know similar questions have been asked, but I couldn't find a solution because I'm not looking for a command to give new rights to the directory, I would like to understand it. I'm very new to ...
0
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1answer
15 views

Permissions error trying to create local web dev environment in home folder [duplicate]

Hi I've been trying to create a local web dev environment in my home folder. My local LAMP is running fine, and I tried this tutorial to develop without the hassle of the permissions in var/www ...
0
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1answer
74 views

Getting SFTP to update Wordpress

It took me a while to figure out how to install SFTP, and set up a user, sftpwp, that was restricted to it's own home directory and to using only those commands that are internal to SFTP. I created ...
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1answer
34 views

localhost/cgi-bin is not working

I an novice to run ubantu. In Ubuntu 12.10, localhost/cgi-bin/hello.py is working but localhost/cgi-bin is not working and it shows Forbidden error, you dont have permission to access /cgi-bin/ on ...
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1answer
48 views

File Permission In www/html Directory For Security

How can I give permission to directories and files in www/html for security. This files have an .js , .php , .sh extensions.They execute in www/html by apache's user(mine is www-data). When I give ...
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0answers
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Sending Email With PHP (SMTP) By Apache's User

I could send e-mail with php in ubuntu 12.04. The apache user (in ubuntu 12.04) didn' t make problem. But I can't send e-mail when I pass the ubuntu 14.04. The apache user(ın ubuntu 14.04) make ...
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2answers
94 views

Permission Denied When Create New File

I could create file with php fopen(..) when I used the ubuntu 12.04. But now I can't create file with php, because I pass ubuntu 14.04. I can open existing file to read or to write. But I can't ...
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1answer
85 views

permissions for SugarCRM in /var/www/html/

I downloaded SugarCRM community edition, unzipped and moved it, with sudo, to /var/www/html/ but keep getting errors when navigating to http://dur.bounceme.net/sugar or localhost/sugar (I renamed the ...
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0answers
164 views

Unable to change permissions for apache file 000-default.conf

I am trying to change the permissions for the apache file /etc/apache2/sites-enabled/000-default.conf when I input the command sudo chmod 755 000-default.conf the file still stays to ...
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2answers
75 views

Using Apache2 to set up a basic webpage

I am having a problem with a test page I set up for my website. The config file (index.html) looks like this <html> <head> <title>Welcome to website.net!</title> </head> ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 server; permissions being reset

For some reason about once or twice everyday the permissions of my files in /var/www are changed from 755 to something else that forbids public viewing from the web broswer. I have no idea why web ...
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0answers
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Apache HTTP on UbuntuServer 13.10. No permissions to enter site from another computer

I've installed Apache, PHP5, MySQL and phpmyadmin on my 13.10 Server. Created folder /public_html and a file index.php in there like tutorial I read said. I gave chmods for these (folder and .php ...
0
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0answers
70 views

Changing root directory in apache2 is giving 403 error

I have installed Apache/2.4.7 (Ubuntu) in my ubuntu(14.04). I have changed two configuration files to change the default DocumentRoot of apache which is /var/www to /home/name/www. The files I have ...
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1answer
101 views

What are the best practices when setting files and folder permissions as a php developer under ubuntu?

I have created and set the permissions to some files and folders under /var/www/mywebsite. For files 644 and for folders 755. I am the owner of those files and folders, since I created them ...
0
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1answer
59 views

What changed in apache2 from saucy to trusty for projects in /var/www [duplicate]

I have some web roots in directories x,y,z, etc. in /var/www/, some of them (not /var/www/) are mounted with options rw,bind,uid=301,gid=301 (301 is uid of user www-data and gid of group www-data). ...
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0answers
26 views

Apache: access denied via http page(local/remote)

Does not work for me. This worked in prior version but doesn't work now? Getting access denied. Think issue is w/apache2 changes not OS. Cannot find anything that defines DocumentRoot yet it is ...
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1answer
292 views

Permissions of www-data on an addtional drive on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm trying to give rwx permissions to www-data in /media/bblab/Database/data to install OwnCloud. bblab is my user name and Database is my disk label. The step I mount the drive is: login as bblab ...
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Apache: access denied because search permissions are missing

I know this question is asked a lot, but the solutions I saw didn't work for me. I only have one virtual host enabled, and I'm trying to enable access to a folder that's not under the document roots ...
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1answer
307 views

LAMP 403 Forbidden

I have installed LAMP and webmin to Ubuntu. Using webmin I have created Virtual Host: IP - 192.168.0.104, Document Root - /home/inferusvv/www (by the way it doesn't matter, I create it using webmin or ...
0
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0answers
113 views

Mount and bind directory to access it with Apache 2.2.20 on Ubuntu 11.10

I'm new un the world of GNU/Linux and I have a problem which I think is caused by the permissions which are not correct. I'm running Ubuntu 11.10 with chroot running under Android 4.4.2 (I don't know ...
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1answer
42 views

Running Apache as FTP users

I have an Ubuntu server. Apache, MySQL and VsFTPd are running on it and it hosts more than one web sites. Every web site owner has an FTP user to upload files. However, Apache is running as www-data, ...
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Ownership in LAMP [duplicate]

I am relatively new to managing my own server but I am very eager to learn and right now I am able to install my own LAMP stack on an Ubuntu server 12.04 x64. I am using WordPress as for my blog, now ...
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0answers
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Projects in /var/www folder are not accessible? [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 13.10 and come from Ubuntu 13.04. First check locahost, It's work fine. PhpMyAdmin is also work fine. I look some related problem here. But some similarities with this answer and ...
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2answers
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Prestashop “Recursive write permissions” error

Trying to install prestashop locally (LAMP), the following error list prevents installation from moving forward. Permissions on files and folders Recursive write permissions for www-data user on ...
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2answers
27 views

OEM Server www directory permissions

I am building a simple LAMP that records factory automation data and serves that info locally to tablets and PC's via wifi. I have it set to boot-up automatically when power is applied and log-in ...
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votes
1answer
64 views

LAMP 403 Forbidden after 13.10 upgrade

After upgrading to Ubuntu 13.10 from 13.04, my localhost started throwing 403 errors. The default DocumentRoot and Directories are both equal to one another, and the permissions on the default folder ...
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1answer
26 views

What owner and mod should I give to /var/www [duplicate]

I would like to be able to edit the source code of my website from my editor and also allow the website to load in the browser. With sudo chown -R 'www-data':'www-data'the code is not editable but ...
0
votes
1answer
56 views

Using FTP to edit a file removes Apache permissions

If I edit a file using FTP with vsftpd on ubuntu 12.04 LTS... It removes the permissions that allow Apache to access the file... Currently If I upload a file with FTP, if it is a .php file it will ...
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1answer
737 views

Apache AH00035 error: is it possible to place site directory on a mounted media without losing security?

I tried to put site files on an encrypted disk that's mounted to /media and got (13)Permission denied: AH00035: access to / denied (filesystem path '/media/username/partition') because search ...
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0answers
126 views

AWS FTP to /var/www access denied to write

Ok, so I just got my amazon web services EC2 server up and running with apache. When I ftp into the server using IP and KEY.pem you create when setting up the server. Everything is good, but when I ...
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2answers
33 views

Assining permission to www folder

Very new to Linux (Ubuntu). So getting lost each moment where this time I just installed Apache and trying to create file in www folder. But it is giving permission error. Now I don't even know how ...
0
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2answers
254 views

Can't access apache error logs

My Ubuntu vitual server wen't offline. I rebooted it and now want to debug what happened. I can browse to /etc/log but if I try cd apache2 it says Permission denied. I'm sure my user account has ...
3
votes
1answer
100 views

Ubuntu 12.04 Server - Default directory permissions

I am new to linux and I installed linux for web server purpose with apache2. I have created a new directory /var/www/mysite. My main problem is that each new file I create has read only permissions ...
0
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2answers
576 views

Problems with the /var/www folder

I am new to Ubuntu, I've installed 12.04. I used to use wamp server on Windows, and after changing OS I moved some files from www folder to /var/www on Ubuntu. But when I try to view that folder in a ...
0
votes
1answer
114 views

Add existing user to Unity

Short story How can set Unity as desktop environment for an user created with Shell? Long story On a VM running Ubuntu 12.04 configured as LAMP, I need to use the desktop environment Unity for the ...
0
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1answer
41 views

Apache2 configuration and security

I have installed apache2 under ubuntu 12.04. First I read the differences about mpm worker and prefork. in my case it is in worker. In my apache2.conf I have : <IfModule mpm_worker_module> ...
3
votes
1answer
227 views

How to give a specific user access only to a specific folder and its contents?

I used adduser <name> and created a new user, andrew. Now I want to give him read/write access only to /var/www/sitename.com and its contents. How am I supposed to do this? I tried sudo ...
0
votes
1answer
194 views

Apache Tomcat cannot be started as a non-root user

I manually started Apache Tomcat 6 via the command $CATALINA_HOME/bin/startup.sh and this is the result - Using CATALINA_BASE: /home/getx/Desktop/apache-tomcat-6.0.37 Using CATALINA_HOME: ...
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2answers
424 views

Apache permission problem in ubuntu 12.04

i am new to ubuntu , i have install ubuntu 12.04 install in my system i have install localhost(lamp) in my system . i was trying to import a data base with more size so dor that i need to change the ...
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vote
2answers
278 views

Ubuntu 13.10 apache keeps giving this error while accessing website

I have just installed Ubuntu 13.10. I followed this guide (most of it) to setup LAMP. Then I was getting this error about Could not reliably determine the server's fully qualified domain name ...
0
votes
1answer
53 views

Help with directory ownership/permissions for apache

I've been using Ubuntu Linux for a couple years now but I still have trouble with permissions. I need to setup my web server for production. The root web directory should always be accessible by ...
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vote
2answers
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ERROR 1045(28000) : Access denied for user 'root@localhost' (using password: no )

I got a problem with mysql server Actually i am not sure im tring to install queXS cati app on my ubuntu desktop i installed mysql server and php5 and when im trying mysql -u root it says "ERROR ...
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1answer
737 views

Permission problem with SFTP in FileZilla

Recently, we installed Ubuntu Server on our servers this is very new for us. However, we tried to setup a apache2 server which did work. But the problem is that we can't configure apache and other ...
0
votes
0answers
134 views

cron job exetue, but receive error + 500 internal server error

I created a cron job on my apache server's cPanel, every 5 minute push the script, with this command: lynx -source http://mydomain.com/...c_html/xxxx.php and that script does not execute.. i receive ...
0
votes
2answers
182 views

Is it Good Practice to Change Apache's /var/www/ (Default Root Directory)?

When you install Apache, PHP's default folder is /var/www/ by default. Some developers find it necessary to change the root directory to something like: /home/public_html/ (many shared hosting ...
0
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0answers
37 views

403 Virtual Host Error — ugh [duplicate]

I've followed every example of what to do in every question that's been asked about this issue here on ask ubuntu and yet, it still doesn't work (but what's strange is some sites now get 500 errors ...
0
votes
1answer
240 views

403 apache error with alias to ntfs partition

My machine is currently a dual boot between Ubuntu saucy and Win 8.1. I would like to have a common directory for my web development files and so I'm trying to make an alias for apache pointing to my ...
0
votes
3answers
120 views

Apache could not access to copied folder: 403 Access Forbidden

I'm new to Ubuntu. I have installed LAMP on Ubuntu and everything is OK but while I copy a folder into /var/www it is not accessible via URL. I have tried following commands: sudo cp -r Desktop/site ...