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From sl...@apache.org
Subject cvs commit: httpd-2.0/docs/manual/mod mod_auth_dbm.html
Date Sun, 30 Dec 2001 15:17:49 GMT
slive       01/12/30 07:17:49

  Modified:    docs/manual/mod mod_auth_dbm.html
  Log:
  A little cleanup on the AuthDBMType Directive.
  
  Revision  Changes    Path
  1.26      +13 -9     httpd-2.0/docs/manual/mod/mod_auth_dbm.html
  
  Index: mod_auth_dbm.html
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvs/httpd-2.0/docs/manual/mod/mod_auth_dbm.html,v
  retrieving revision 1.25
  retrieving revision 1.26
  diff -u -d -b -u -r1.25 -r1.26
  --- mod_auth_dbm.html	27 Dec 2001 06:03:13 -0000	1.25
  +++ mod_auth_dbm.html	30 Dec 2001 15:17:48 -0000	1.26
  @@ -32,9 +32,7 @@
       <p>This module provides for HTTP Basic Authentication, where
       the usernames and passwords are stored in DBM type database
       files. It is an alternative to the plain text password files
  -    provided by <a href="mod_auth.html">mod_auth</a> and the
  -    Berkely DB password files provided by <a
  -    href="mod_auth_db.html">mod_auth_db</a>.</p>
  +    provided by <a href="mod_auth.html">mod_auth</a>.</p>
   
       <h2>Directives</h2>
   
  @@ -155,7 +153,7 @@
       problem.</p>
   
       <p>A perl script called
  -    href="../programs/dbmmanage.html"&gt;dbmmanage is included with
  +    <a href="../programs/dbmmanage.html">dbmmanage</a> is included with
       Apache. This program can be used to create and update DBM
       format password files for use with this module.</p>
       See also <a href="core.html#authname">AuthName</a>, <a
  @@ -165,14 +163,12 @@
   
       <h2><a id="authdbmtype"
       name="authdbmtype">AuthDBMType</a></h2>
  -    <!--%plaintext &lt;?INDEX {\tt AuthDBMType} directive&gt; -->
       <a href="directive-dict.html#Syntax"
       rel="Help"><strong>Syntax:</strong></a> AuthDBMType
  -    <em>type of DBM being used</em><br />
  +    default|SDBM|GDBM|DB<br />
        <a href="directive-dict.html#Default"
       rel="Help"><strong>Default:</strong></a>
  -<code>AuthDBMType default</code>(which sets it to the default DBM compiled
in)<br />
  -
  +     <code>AuthDBMType default</code><br />
        <a href="directive-dict.html#Context"
       rel="Help"><strong>Context:</strong></a> directory,
       .htaccess<br />
  @@ -182,7 +178,15 @@
       rel="Help"><strong>Status:</strong></a> Extension<br />
        <a href="directive-dict.html#Module"
       rel="Help"><strong>Module:</strong></a> mod_auth_dbm 
  -<p>Setting this directive allows the user to change the type of DBM file which holds
the user data. Current valid values are (SDBM | GDBM | DB) these may not all be available
on your system</p>
  +
  +<p>Sets the type of database file that is used to store the passwords.
  +The default database type is determined at compile time.  The
  +availability of other types of database files also depends on
  +compile-time settings.</p>
  +
  +<p>It is crucial that whatever program you use to create your password
  +files is configured to use the same type of database.</p>
  +
   	<hr /> 
       <h2><a id="authdbmauthoritative"
       name="authdbmauthoritative">AuthDBMAuthoritative</a></h2>
  
  
  

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