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Can not access local web sites

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Aug 9, 2012 11:14 AM



on my Mac Mini running Lion I cannot access any local web site


Normally, entering


would ad least show the index.html page located in the sites (Websites on German systems) folder, which I still can display w/o the webserver running by clicking on it)


However, I get the error message:

"you don't have permission to access /~shortname/ on this server"


This happens in Mountain Lion too, where I started the web server using the Web Sharing preference pane from




Any idea? I need this badly, because I am doing some little web dev


Thank you

Mac mini, Mac OS X (10.7.4)


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