Re: OS error 'permission denied'

freeform (freeform@wired.com)
Tue, 17 Sep 1996 10:52:25 -0700 (PDT)

Date: Tue, 17 Sep 1996 10:52:25 -0700 (PDT)
From: freeform <freeform@wired.com>
To: Scott Langley <langles@VOTE-SMART.ORG>
Subject: Re: OS error 'permission denied'
In-Reply-To: <Pine.LNX.3.91.960917005003.270D-100000@VOTE-SMART.ORG>
Message-Id: <Pine.BSI.3.95.960917105145.27696C-100000@get.wired.com>

this patch did the trick.

thank you!

{freeform}


On Tue, 17 Sep 1996, Scott Langley wrote:

> I figured this out yesterday for my Linux system.  Client sockets were
> unable to connect to the FastCGI listener socket because the chmod in the
> 1.3 Module makes them read-only (Sr--------).
> 
> I changed line 854 in mod_fastcgi.c :
> 
>      chmod(DStringValue(&ipcAddrPtr->bindPath), S_IRUSR);
> 
> To:
>      chmod(DStringValue(&ipcAddrPtr->bindPath), S_IRUSR|S_IWUSR);
> 
> and it then worked for me.
> 
>  _________________________________________________________________
> | Scott Langley              |          Project Vote Smart        | 
> | Online Services Director   |      Hotline: 1-800-622-SMAR(T)    | 
> | langles@vote-smart.org     |    WWW:  http://www.vote-smart.org |
>  -----------------------------------------------------------------
> 
> On Mon, 16 Sep 1996, freeform wrote:
> 
> > just got FastCGI for apache_1.1.1 on Irix 5.3 complied tonight,
> > and i'm having some permission problems
> > when trying to run the test example echo.fcg
> > 
> > i followed the given apache example to the tee
> > as per the docs that were supplied with the mod_fastcgi.c mod,
> > and everytime i try and access the example from my web browser,
> > i get the following error:
> > 
> > [Tue Sep 17 00:55:50 1996] access to /usr/local/etc/httpd/htdocs/fastcgi/examples/echo.fcg failed for soft.hotwired.com, reason: mod_fastcgi: Could not connect to application, OS error 'Permission denied'
> > 
> > 
> > i then thought i might try running httpd as root, as the live server. :)
> > and i got the same error.
> > 
> > i see the unix pipes being made in /tmp
> > and they have the perssions of:
> > 
> > eros:bianca 51% pwd 
> > /tmp
> > eros:bianca 52% ls -l
> > total 0
> > Sr--------    1 bianca   bianca         0 Sep 17 01:14 OM_WS_2.10378=
> > Sr--------    1 bianca   bianca         0 Sep 17 01:15 OM_WS_2.11373=
> > Sr--------    1 bianca   bianca         0 Sep 17 01:16 OM_WS_2.11714=
> > Sr--------    1 bianca   bianca         0 Sep 17 01:17 OM_WS_2.11965=
> > Sr--------    1 root     sys            0 Sep 17 00:57 OM_WS_2.28914=
> > Sr--------    1 bianca   bianca         0 Sep 17 01:07 OM_WS_2.5826=
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > so ahh,
> > just what is happening here?
> > 
> > 
> > thanks much.
> > 
> > {freeform}
> > 
>