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From Glenn Rempe <gl...@rempe.us>
Subject Re: JS Test Errors with Apache virtual host + reverse proxy + couchdb
Date Wed, 21 Jan 2009 02:05:31 GMT
Thanks Chris.  That worked.

Does CouchRest or RelaxDB support basic auth using this method?

Thanks

Glenn

On Jan 20, 2009, at 5:49 PM, Chris Anderson wrote:

> On Tue, Jan 20, 2009 at 4:31 PM, Glenn Rempe <glenn@rempe.us> wrote:
>> - Is there a config available now in the native couchdb web server  
>> that
>> would let me force basic auth?  I saw some posts related to this  
>> but I have
>> not seen any config info.
>
> If you setup an admin account, and the proper validation function on
> your database, you can prevent unauthorized users from updating or
> deleting data, but not from reading it.
>
> http://wiki.apache.org/couchdb/Setting_up_an_Admin_account
>
> There are plans to add reader lists, but no work has been done as  
> far as I know.
>
> -- 
> Chris Anderson
> http://jchris.mfdz.com

--
Glenn Rempe
glenn@rempe.us



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