Attachments/Plugin assets directory writable errors
|Assignee:||Jean-Philippe Lang||% Done:|
These errors are a bit inscrutable because they don't give the actual path to the directory in question. I found "assets" subdirectories in many of the plugin's own directories, all of which were writable, so I didn't know what to make of the message.
Please change the messages to, e.g.,
#1 Updated by Brian Lacy almost 2 years ago
Agreed, this is pretty confusing for a new Redmine user. The messages should be much more specific about what directories aren't accessible.
Also, in my case its because the directories don't appear to exist (though I can't be certain, since I'm not 100% what they're supposed to BE). It would be nice if Redmine could identify this case differently than a permissions issue -- i.e. "The ./public/plugin_assets/ directory does not exist".
Anthony Cartmell wrote:
Agree. I don't have any plugins, so
<redmine>/public/plugin_assetsdidn't exist. Creating this directory and making it writeable by redmine fixed the error message.
Correct path is: @<redmine>/public/plugin_assets/
Work on Redmine 2.0.3 - tested 1 mins ago.
#6 Updated by Kyle Janse van Rensburg 9 months ago
For anyone else that ran into this issues, this worked for me:
sudo nano /etc/apache2/mods-available/passenger.conf
and add the following line:
Passenger runs as nobody by default so changing it to www-data worked for me