The Settings - Upload Directories screen (url
civicrm/admin/setting/path?reset=1) makes it possible to examine the value of the
[cms.root] variable. Just click the first help question mark.
In my case the
cms.root path contains the directory
private_html. That is a bit strange because I installed CiviCRM in the
public_html directory and also added this path to the
Why is this, and does it harm?
More details: The CiviCRM version is 4.7.27 on Drupal. It runs on a VPS administered with DirectAdmin, and https is enabled.