Odd that it's telling you to use root, since it should be using the process
Apache is running as, which would be www-data normally. However, that
appears to be what Apache thinks it's running as, which may indicate some
other problem outside of RB. You don't want it to be running as root.
Are you starting Apache through the init script, or by running the apache
binary manually as root?
Christian Hammond - chip...@chipx86.com
Review Board - http://www.reviewboard.org
VMware, Inc. - http://www.vmware.com
On Mon, Jan 9, 2012 at 2:06 AM, rv_saraswathi <rv.n...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Christian and team,
> I installed ReviewBoard 1.6.3 successfully and created a site using rb-
> site install. When I access this URL (http://172.19.2.226/reviews/) I
> get the following output:
> Manual server updates required
> A recent upgrade requires manual updates to be made on this server.
> After these changes are made, you should restart your server.
> If you have any questions or problems, please contact us on our
> mailing list.
> Data directory changes
> Your site's data directory isn't properly set up. This directory is
> where Review Board will store various state and configuration needed
> to access repositories.
> Your data directory is currently at: /var/www/reviews/data
> Permission problems
> The data directory must be writable by the web server. On Linux/Unix/
> Mac, you can fix this by typing:
> $ sudo chown -R root "/var/www/reviews/data"
> On Windows, right-click the data directory and change the ownership to
> I am running ReviewBoard on Ubuntu 11.10, using apache mod wsgi with
> I have also changed the ownership of data and uploaded folders to www-
> drwxr-xr-x 2 www-data root 4096 2012-01-10 07:41 data/
> drwxr-xr-x 3 www-data root 4096 2012-01-10 07:41 uploaded/
> Am I missing something here...?
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