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From Dean Gaudet <dgau...@arctic.org>
Subject Re: Creating src/include in 1.3
Date Thu, 29 Jan 1998 20:14:48 GMT
Yes, that works.  I don't think that's what Ben is asking.

Options works like this:

Call the "last" absolute Options (i.e. no + or -) to be merged the base.
Any Options + or - merged after that modify the base, and form the result.

Dean

On Thu, 29 Jan 1998, Rodent of Unusual Size wrote:

> Dean Gaudet wrote:
> > 
> > On Thu, 29 Jan 1998, Ben Laurie wrote:
> > 
> > > i.e. should I expect "Options Indexes" to be propagated? Clearly, if I
> > > shouldn't, there's little point in me tracking down why it isn't. If I
> > > should, then I'll look at it a bit more carefully.
> > 
> > Yesterday you said "Options +Indexes" or "Options -Indexes" I forget
> > which.  That's vastly different from "Options Indexes".  The latter does
> > not ever merge, it overrides.  That's for NCSA backwards brokenness.
> 
> This is getting confusing.  I think Ben's question is this:  Given the
> following *sole* reference to Options,
> 
> <Directory {DocumentRoot}/foo>
>     Options Indexes
> </Directory>
> 
> should the Indexes option be enabled for "{DocumentRoot}/foo/bar"?
> 
> (Assume no .htaccess files.)
> 
> *I* think that yes, the Options setting should be inherited.  If I'm
> understand Ben's remarks, it isn't.
> 
> Did I get it right, Ben?
> 
> #ken	P-)}
> 


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