I installed PHP (package
php5 (Apache came automatically with it)) and the root folder for Apache is standard (
The folders I want to link in there (or somehow let Apache access them, I don't care whether or not it's a link) are in my home directory. What is the best way (giving away the least permissions) to achieve this? I know that this is going off topic, but if there is a way to let Eclipse copy files before executing them, let me know to answer this question, because then my problem would cease to exist.
My problem isn't resolved by the accepted answer of this question. I still get a
Forbidden You don't have permission to access /l on this server. Apache/2.4.7 (Ubuntu) Server at localhost Port 80
(I named the link to the folder in my home directory
I made sure that Apache follows symbolic links by creating a link inside
/var/www/html to something else in
/var/www/html and accessing the link in a browser.