A user could not show the public_html directory on a cpanel server. Run the following to see how many files are listed in the directory. cd /home/username ls|wc -l 10050 This folder has 10500 files. The settings for ftp do not allow a full directory listing. We removed the files that were not needed and ..
To change the ownership of files and folders in a directory. For a plesk httpdocs directory that runs fastcgi. For apache – you will want to change this to apache:apache. Change directory cd /var/www/vhosts/domain.com/httpdocs Find who owns the files and folders. ls -la [root@austin httpdocs]# ls -la total 20 drwxr-xr-x 3 mungoadmin psacln 4096 Jun ..