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I've just realized that my phpmyadmin has full privilegies (to guest also).

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However phpmyadmin is actually a link to another directory in my unix system. Is that normal or should I change the settings ?


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Yes, that's normal. The permissions of symbolic links look like that. To see the permissions of the target, you need to dereference the link:

ls -ldH phpmyadmin
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No, it isn't. But check the permissions of linked directory. Read (and Execute for directories) permissions are enough for phpMyAdmin.

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