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Drupal's private file system must be set up, before Skilling's modules can be turned on. The private file system helps ensure that students. How to setup to use the private file system for Open Social.

I just learned that the pdfs that I've uploaded to the highest level of my website structure are accessible by url even though a login is needed for. Not sure as to the reason but as soon as you enable this module private file system downloads cease to function. Instead you are taken to a plain vanilla Not . I have set my public file system path to sites/default/files I have set my private system path to../private in RHEL 7 my file tree is var then www.

The view that they're actually displaying on has the correct access assigned to it, but I noticed even with the private file path anonymous users.

Version provided "two useful features which Drupal itself is missing: a simple permission to allow downloading of private files by role. Today we're going to talk about one of the most common and most DANGEROUS: exposing your Drupal private files on the internet. Thanks a lot for the answers! FileField Paths definitely is the way to go. Update the file field's field storage to handle private files. Run FileField.

An OSTraining member asked how they could set up a Drupal 8 private file system. In Drupal 7 you could do this from the configuration at.