mailman: 403: browser access forbidden.
nalists at scls.lib.wi.us
Mon Aug 29 18:18:17 GMT 2005
Tim Kellers wrote:
> On Monday 29 August 2005 01:20 pm, Gary Kline wrote:
>> I first set up mailman (with its web automation) last
>> December. When I recently tried to send a test message
>> to my list, mailman spitout the old "reset configure with
>> daemon" gid. Which failed. Eventually I reinstalled from
>> scratch. Now, using lynx and "www.thought.org/mainman"
>> I'm getting:
>> You don't have permission to access /mailman/ on this server.
> Does /usr/local/mailman/cgi-bin have permissions that look like this?
> # ls -la /usr/local/mailman/cgi-bin
> total 200
> drwxrwsr-x 2 root mailman 512 Apr 25 14:17 .
> drwxrwsr-x 20 mailman mailman 512 Apr 25 14:16 ..
> -rwxr-sr-x 1 root mailman 17730 Apr 25 14:17 admin
> -rwxr-sr-x 1 root mailman 17734 Apr 25 14:17 admindb
Even with correct permissions, I think you get 403 if you ask for
/mailman/ by itself, unless your Apache config allows automatic
directory indexing, which of course it ought not on cgi-bin stuff.
Try accessing some /mailman/<component>, e.g. /mailman/listinfo, and
not just /mailman/ by itself.
Greg Barniskis, Computer Systems Integrator
South Central Library System (SCLS)
Library Interchange Network (LINK)
<gregb at scls.lib.wi.us>, (608) 266-6348
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