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10 October 2007 at 7:55am

Using v2.1,

Running Cent OS 5,
Apache 2.2,

I cannot upload any files or images. I've assigned write access rights to all for the assets folder. Error came up as soon as I press upload:

The website server has not been able to respond to your request.

Not very helpful... is there a way to debug this? I see someone having trouble with 2.2 in Linux environment as well in Trac.



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10 October 2007 at 9:53am

Found the problem, not only does the assets and everything else under it needs write access but it also need execute write... so it's a 777 for me to make it work.

Now I have to go into SSH to chown it to apache! if I didn't have SSH acccess = huge security risk.

Please refer to here

In which I had said you should be able to do a mkdir using a php script such that the directory is owned and accessible by apache instead of the ftp user.