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According to EditTablePlugin, the best way to have it working is to create a symbolic link from viewauth to view. But... doing this is not enough, since with the default installation instructions (twiki_httpd_conf.txt), the symbolic links are not followed in the bin/ directory.

Since EditTablePlugin is recommended (if not installed by default), I'd recommend adding, in the default httpd config file, FollowSymLinks at the end of the line Options +ExecCGI.

I must admit I don't understand why this symlink is not in the TWiki distribution. Conclusion : I must be wrong somehow wink Note that SVN >= 1.1 supports symlinks.

-- BenVoui

Where are you reading this in the "Default installation instructions"?? Do you mean in the template httpd.conf?

CC

I mean in the twiki_httpd_conf.txt at the root of the SVN. Maybe I have not checked enough, and the doco explains this.

-- BenVoui

SVN 7724 CC

ItemTemplate
Summary Default installation instructions don't set "Options FollowSymLinks" in httpd.conf / htaccess, which is needed by the recommended EditTablePlugin viewauth setup
ReportedBy BenVoui
Codebase

SVN Range 7706
AppliesTo Engine
Component

Priority Normal
CurrentState Closed
WaitingFor

Checkins 7724
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Topic revision: r6 - 2005-12-03 - CrawfordCurrie
 
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