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Subject cvs commit: apache-1.3/htdocs/manual/mod mod_auth.html
Date Wed, 04 Aug 1999 22:03:08 GMT
dirkx       99/08/04 15:03:07

  Modified:    htdocs/manual/mod mod_auth.html
  Attempt to close pr 4808 Can you mention htpassword in the mod_auth documentation.
  PR: 4808
  Revision  Changes    Path
  1.17      +13 -0     apache-1.3/htdocs/manual/mod/mod_auth.html
  Index: mod_auth.html
  RCS file: /x3/home/cvs/apache-1.3/htdocs/manual/mod/mod_auth.html,v
  retrieving revision 1.16
  retrieving revision 1.17
  diff -u -r1.16 -r1.17
  --- mod_auth.html	1998/09/12 11:26:02	1.16
  +++ mod_auth.html	1999/08/04 22:03:04	1.17
  @@ -103,6 +103,19 @@
   <P> Each line of the user file file contains a username followed
   by a colon, followed by the crypt() encrypted password. The behavior
   of multiple occurrences of the same user is undefined.
  +The utility <code>htpasswd</code> which is installed as part of the
  +binary distribution, or which can be found in <code>src/support</code>,
  +is used to maintain this password file. See the <code>man</code>
  +page for more details. In short
  +	<code>htpasswd -c Filename username</code><br>
  +	Create a password file 'Filename' with 'username'
  +	as the initial ID. It will prompt for the password.
  +	<code>htpasswd Filename username2</code><br>
  +	Adds or modifies in password file 'Filename' the 'username'.
   <P> Note that
   searching large text files is <EM>very</EM> inefficient;
   <A HREF="mod_auth_dbm.html#authdbmuserfile">AuthDBMUserFile</A> should be

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