[Moin-user] installation troubles

Thomas Waldmann tw-public at gmx.de
Sun Mar 1 13:01:50 EST 2009

> data_dir "data" does not exist, or has incorrect ownership or permissions.

Please use absolute pathes. Using relative ones is asking for trouble.

> It is recommended to use absolute paths and not relative paths. Check 
> also the spelling of the directory name.

As you could also read there.

> But the permissions on the 'data_dir' data look ok to me:

Yes, they do. Assuming that moin runs as www-data.

> And now, in fact, my browser has reverted to delivering just the 
> directory listing of ~/www/robinlea.com/moinmoin!

That is a web server configuration problem.

> Any help given sincerely appreciated.

Try mod_wsgi. It is easier and faster.

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