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Old 03-23-2007, 10:15 AM   #1
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Question Apache 403s a .tar.gpg file

Hello all, a newbie apache question:

I've put a gpg'd tarball in my documentroot but attempting to access it creates a 403 error (on the local macine and from a remote host). HTML files in the same directory with the same permissions and user/group work fine. Do I need to change anything to allow access to non-HTML files? The tarball file name is of the format "foobar.tar.gpg".

This is on a clean install of FC6 i386.

Old 03-23-2007, 02:32 PM   #2
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Please post your apache config file, and It will be easier to say. I suspect you have some general rule prohibiting all but specific types of files.
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I'm assuming that Fedora still uses selinux. Have a look at, they were getting the same error as yours.


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