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The Patient Set Viewer and other ACT software requires a working directory. Here the software creates and updates files for background jobs, caching, and other tasks. The software needs create and write access to this working directory.


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In the ACT_config.php file, we have provided a default location for your working directory. It is: /opt/viewer_jobs. You can have to provide the correct access by :running the chmod command as shown.

#  chmod 777
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titleHow to allow access
Create working directory
mkdir /opt/viewer_jobs
  • Make sure you have an entry in ACT_config.php for working_directory
  • Create this path on your web server
  • Give write permission to the web server for this directory
    For example, on your DEV server  chmod 777
    chmod -R a+w /opt/viewer_jobs


    titleNO HTTP(S) accessNot publicly accessible

    Make sure web (HTTP) access is not allowed to this directory