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good day i installed the apache2 (with a quick setup according the wizzard) and mysql. Afterwards i installed phpmyadmin now i want to put some files into this directory svr/www/htdocs ...
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  1. #1
    Linux Newbie
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    Red face permission on /srv/www - just share your ideas & experience


    good day

    i installed the apache2 (with a quick setup according the wizzard) and mysql.

    Afterwards i installed phpmyadmin

    now i want to put some files into this directory

    svr/www/htdocs

    but everytime i try it failes

    what can it be - what does that mean!?

    btw: I know the permission-issues in general - do i have a permission issue here!?

    How to treat and how to proceed.

    Should i describe more in depht - should i give you more details - do you need more!?

    greets say

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    The owner:group for /srv/www should be apache:apache. Some distributions use www-data, I don't use Opensuse so can't check but the owner:group would be the first thing to check and make sure your user is a member of the apache group.

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