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Re: Weird permission issue




On Thu, May 9, 2019 at 11:28 PM Guang Chao <guang.chao.1974@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
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> On Wed, May 8, 2019 at 3:34 AM Larry Martell <larry.martell@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
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>> I have a PHP app and it runs from /var/www/html/foo. It writes to a
>> log file in there log.txt. To do some testing I created a dir
>> /var/www/html/foo.new and installed the code there. To switch back and
>> forth I do this:
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>> mv  /var/www/html/foo  /var/www/html/foo.old
>> mv /var/www/html/foo.new /var/www/html/foo
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>> When I do that I get an error writing to the log file:
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>> Error #2: fopen(/var/www/html/foo/log.txt): failed to open stream:
>> Permission denied
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>> But if I switch back:
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>> mv  /var/www/html/foo  /var/www/html/foo.new
>> mv /var/www/html/foo.old /var/www/html/foo
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> Apologize if off topic, but I would recommend changing config file rather than doing mv on folders.

Since it's an SELinux issue that would not help.