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From Brian Behlendorf <>
Subject Re: disabling hostname lookups and authentication
Date Tue, 01 Jul 1997 01:36:31 GMT
At 07:20 PM 6/30/97 -0600, Marc Slemko wrote:
>If we disable hostname lookups, domain based authentication doesn't work.
>That is bad.

All administrators need to do is add a "HostnameLookups On" in the same
<Directory> or <Location> container that they have access control enabled on.
Though certainly a good argument can be made that such a directive should
be implied by a "deny from" directive.  If it's as easy to
include that type of logic as it appears to be, let's do it...


"Why not?" - TL       - -

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