[mod_python] Apache directory listing

Graham Dumpleton graham.dumpleton at gmail.com
Wed May 30 18:45:45 EDT 2007

Apache runs as a special user. Are your modules and the full directory
path to where they are located readable to others?

On 30/05/07, Aaron Gallagher <habnabit at gmail.com> wrote:
> I just completely cleaned out my apache install, reinstalled it, and
> it seems to be working, but I'm having problems again, and I've heard
> of other people having the same problem. Every mod_python module I
> try to load will not load, and the error I get is that the modules
> can't be found.
> I'm using a .pth file in my site-packages directory, and I can import
> the modules just fine from the interactive interpreter anywhere, and
> mod_python.testhandler is reporting that my module directory is in
> sys.path.
> So, what's going on?
> On May 29, 2007, at 10:49 PM, Aaron Gallagher wrote:
> > Hah, wow, I guess that explains everything.
> >
> > I got really frustrated with all of my bizarre problems, so I tried
> > testing it on another machine.
> >
> > Everything worked _perfectly_. No problems whatsoever. Apache
> > autoindexed my directories and everything.
> >
> > The first thing I did was check the versions, and they're both
> > running apache 2.0.59 with mod_python 3.3.1. Weird.
> >
> > I'm going to do a complete reinstall of apache and see if that
> > fixes everything on the server. I hope so.
> Aaron Gallagher
> <habnabit at gmail.com>

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