How do I fix the permissions on my html directory and files?

Using the Account Management Site

To fix the permissions on your html directory on Eniac:

  1. Visit Personal Homepage.
  2. Click the Continue button.

This will also create the html directory, if it is missing.

Using WS_FTP

If you are using WS_FTP and the permissions of the files are -rw-r----, then right click on the name of one of the files and select "File Attributes." Click on "Read" in the category "Public Permissions" and in the category "Group Permissions." This will change the file permissions to -rw-r--r--, which is needed to be able to view your web page. In a similar way you can change your directory permissions to -rwxr-xr-x, (755).

Using UNIX

Log into eniac and run these commands:

chmod a+x ~
find ~/html -type d -exec chmod a+rx {} +
find ~/html -type f -exec chmod a+r {} +
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