[pkg-horde] Bug#373235: update for README.Debian for horde3
danno at internet2.edu
Tue Jun 13 19:57:03 UTC 2006
The README.Debian file is a bit sparse. Here are some suggested additions:
In the first section about configuring your web server, add a bit about
setting up setting up Horde to show up at the /horde3 URL. This location
appears to be hard-coded in horde although i may be mistaken.
Your web server must be configured so that Horde is accessible via the
URL /horde3. apache2 example syntax:
Alias /horde3/ "/usr/share/horde3/"
Options Indexes MultiViews FollowSymLinks
Deny from all
Allow from 127.0.0.1 # ADD YOUR NET HERE
For security during configuration, you'll need to put the IP address or
network block *of the system where you are running your web browser*
to the "Allow From" line. Once you are done, you can probably say
"Allow from all".
It wouldn't hurt my feelings if you got rid of the default deny from
the example configuration, I can imagine that might generate lots of
In a related problem, the next bit (about configuring using the
web interface) also doesn't really say what URL you should access to
do the configuration. I figured out from my apache logs that i
needed the URL /horde3 to work to get at horde in general, but it
didn't tell me where i needed to go do configure it.
I kept trying /horde3/conf.php since it was mentioned there. Just
mentioning /horde3 as the entry point would be great.
dan pritts - systems administrator - internet2
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