Adam do you have an index page ? If you specify a specific page that you know is in the directory do you get this error ? It sounds like (yeah, that's a terrible way to diagnose problems I know) that the system can't find a default home page (can't remember how this is specified) and is therefore trying to present a directory listing. If I remember rightly you permit this by creating a file with a certain name or extension in the directory you want to allow browsing on (its a while since I did this) Hope this is some use Regards Evan Harris >Hi Everyone, > >This is probably a stupid question, but I'm trying to test a website >running on V5R1 machine. We're using the classic HTTP server, not Apache, >and CGI programs. At this stage we're just testing within a LAN, so I put >in the browser address line : >http://as400name/ >and I get the error message back >Error 403 >Directory browsing failed - access forbidden > >I've checked the authorities for all the directories in the IFS that >contain web documents, as well as /QIBM/UserData/HTTPSVR/reports/congig/.. >and both QTMHHTTP and QTMHHTP1 have *RWX authority at each directory level. >I found a link to the V5R1 Webmasters Guide from the Info Center, but all >I've been able to find from that is that 4xx series errors are client >related. > >Am I on the right track? Any suggestions more than welcome. > >Thanks in advance > >Adam Driver >Technical Consultant >Kaz Computer Services >Level 7 >66 Wentworth Ave >Sydney NSW 2010 >Australia >Phone: +61 2 9844 0386 >Fax: +61 2 9844 0333 > >A division of Kaz Group Limited - visit our website at www.kaz.com.au > >_______________________________________________ >This is the Web Enabling the AS400 / iSeries (WEB400) mailing list >To post a message email: WEB400@midrange.com >To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options, >visit: http://lists.midrange.com/cgi-bin/listinfo/web400 >or email: WEB400firstname.lastname@example.org >Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives >at http://archive.midrange.com/web400.
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