Using chown: Any substantial difference between assigning ownership of the entire directory vs just the files in it? [closed]
An example: Say Apache needs to have ownership of all the files in /var/www/html to serve the pages of a website. Is there any danger in making Apache the owner of this directory (and files and ...
When trying to edit file/folder permissions via FTP I am getting the error: 505 Security server forbids SITE commands. Contact admin. I am currently using VSFTPD with the config value ...
I've been searching and reading through documents all morning and understand that I need to use some combination of chown and probably 'jailing' to securely give programmers access to directories on ...
we are configuring a PHP web application on CentOS and have all our files currently in /var/www/html/project/ Apache is configured to run as apache:apache and has access to the directory above. Right ...
Background: I remember at my old place of employment how the web server admin would always make me change the httpd-accessible file upload directories so that they were owned by apache:apache or ...