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installiing joomla on fedora

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I'm trying to set up Joomla on my laptop to play around with a site I'm planning. However SELinux seems to block write access for the installation routine to the direcotry /var/www/html and none of the solutions I've found by googling to allow SELinux httpd write access seems to work (installation hangs immediately).

setenforce 0 deosn't have any effect either as far as I can tell, as I still can't install Joomla. Anyone successfully installed Joomla 3 on Fedora 19 please can tell how I should proceed?

posted Sep 13, 2013 by Satish Mishra

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Did you gave write, and read access to user?
Its a default installation of AMP on Fedora. So the user you are refering to is? Apache?

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I used Drupal for years for building sites and testing before moving to Rails, and to a tee, all the problems on localhost are permissions and ownership based. SEL will complain and give you the correction it requires to fix the SEL problem.

It may be that /var/www/html has root ownership and closed permissions. On my local machine I have to chmod 776 the /var/www/html folder then check the permissions so that chown is, for instance, apache:my_user in /html folder, for ubuntu it's /var/www/www-data that needs the permissions and ownership changed. do the install then check.

I have not found Joomla suitable, It's easy to use but very limited.

answer Sep 13, 2013 by Amit Parthsarthi
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Please set up permission to apache user, probably it will be chmod apache:apache /var/www/http

answer Sep 13, 2013 by Sheetal Chauhan
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