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RE: Access via Browser

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Thank you for that information. So I added this directive:

Options Indexes FollowSymLinks

to my conf file in the root httpd directory and rebooted (I am using Cobalt Raq 4).

But it doesn't seem to have made a difference. Is this because the server will only follow symbolic links  where the target file or directory is in the top level of the 'sites' directory?

Within sites I have the individual user web directories and etc. Here are my instructions

cd /home/sites/
ln -s /home/sites/  images

successfully creates the 'alias' images directory in site2... but If I navigate to it vai a browser, permission is denied???
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- RE: Access via Browser [Read 1588]
Comfortably Anonymous
7/18/2003 4:37:02 PM
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