[Mailman-Users] You don't have permission to access/pipermail/on this server.

Mark Sapiro msapiro at value.net
Sat Apr 22 03:00:41 CEST 2006

Noah wrote:
>Symbolic link not allowed or link target not accessible:
>/usr/home/mailman/archives/public/news, referer:

In the OP you said you had for the appropriate virtual host

        <Directory /usr/home/mailman/archives/public/>
                  Options +FollowSymlinks

So symlinks should be allowed. That leaves existence and permissions:

Is /usr/home/mailman/archives/public/news a symlink to

Is /usr/home/mailman/archives/private/news and its subordinates world
readable and in the case of directories searchable, i.e. do directory
permissions (other than the news/database directory) look like


and file permissions look like


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