I have looked at all the similar questions, and I am still not able to get permalinks to work. I have confirmed that .htaccess is being accessed. I have also confirmed that mod_rewrite is enabled, and working, and e...
Check in /etc/apache2/apache2.conf and look for a <Directory> statement referring to /var/www. I'll bet it has AllowOverride disabled. Try changing that to All, restart Apache, and see if it works.