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From Rodent of Unusual Size <Ken.C...@Golux.Com>
Subject Re: [bug] 404 served instead of 401
Date Fri, 21 Dec 2001 17:15:25 GMT
Gary Benson wrote:
> I found a bug whereby Apache 1.3.22 inconsistently handles
> the interaction between aliases to non-existant paths and
> authentication. If the alias is specified as an absolute
> path then a 401 is always served, but if the alias is a
> relative path then in some cases a 404 will be served.

I don't recall that we ever supported, nor even suggested
that we supported, 'relative' file paths for aliases.  To
what would they be relative?
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