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Subject svn commit: r1410675 - /httpd/httpd/branches/2.2.x/docs/manual/howto/auth.xml
Date Sat, 17 Nov 2012 02:38:59 GMT
Author: rbowen
Date: Sat Nov 17 02:38:59 2012
New Revision: 1410675

Remove a rather confusing statement that recommends a rather broken way
of doing things. 


Modified: httpd/httpd/branches/2.2.x/docs/manual/howto/auth.xml
--- httpd/httpd/branches/2.2.x/docs/manual/howto/auth.xml (original)
+++ httpd/httpd/branches/2.2.x/docs/manual/howto/auth.xml Sat Nov 17 02:38:59 2012
@@ -357,13 +357,7 @@ Require group GroupName
     <p>Using that rather than the <code>Require user rbowen</code>
     line will allow anyone in that is listed in the password file,
-    and who correctly enters their password. You can even emulate
-    the group behavior here, by just keeping a separate password
-    file for each group. The advantage of this approach is that
-    Apache only has to check one file, rather than two. The
-    disadvantage is that you have to maintain a bunch of password
-    files, and remember to reference the right one in the
-    <directive module="mod_authn_file">AuthUserFile</directive> directive.</p>
+    and who correctly enters their password.</p>
 <section id="possibleproblems"><title>Possible problems</title>

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