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User Sites not working after enabling Web Sharing in System Preferences on Snow Leopard

User Sites not working after enabling Web Sharing in System Preferences on Snow Leopard

I'm using Snow Leopard (upgraded from Leopard) and in System Preferences I have enabled "Web Sharing". The preference pane lists the following urls as active:

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"I would imagine this is a form of security, particularly if you're using multiple accounts. It's easier to enable browsing through the .conf file for one user account, then it is to disable browsing for several accounts.

Malicious people then just simply can't enable web sharing and have unrestricted access to a user folder, unless they edit the conf file first.

Edit: I enabled sharing on my Snow Leopard installation, and it worked straight off the bat. Perhaps it was just a bug that the .conf file wasn't setup correctly?"