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rule set but where

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by ploppy, Jul 9, 2008.

  1. ploppy

    ploppy Active Member

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    hello. i cannot connect to one of my sites and in the error log, it says "[client xx.xxx.xxx.xxx] Directory index forbidden by rule: /home/domain/public_html/"

    now i haven't set any rules so where do i start troubleshooting this? many thanks

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    Infopro cPanel Sr. Product Evangelist
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    You might start by looking in this account for an .htaccess and see what it contains.
     
  3. ploppy

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    @infopro. there is nothing in there that would be causing this. just denied ip's of which mine is not there. should i be looking for something in particular? you may have guessed i am new to this :)
     
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    @infopro. thanks for link. what i did to get it running was to do a system restore on my LOCAL XP pc. how that affects what is on my dedicated server, god only knows. go figure eh? many thanks for your help.
     
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    Maybe you have mod_security installed and set any rule that affected the way your internet explorer opened that particular website......
     
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