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From "Joshua Slive" <>
Subject RE: CGI in users own dirs
Date Wed, 12 Dec 2001 15:53:56 GMT

> From: []

> Then at the end of the same paragraph it says, "If multiple <Directory>
> sections apply to the same directory they they are processed in the
> configuration file order" - which could be taken to mean order DOES
> matter - i.e. /home/banana applies to /home/banana/kiwi by inheritance.
> However, I'm probably being a bit to legalistic here. I guess the second
> quote means if you have two *identical* directory containers (but then
> again, that would be daft...). So order doesn't matter for <Directory>.

Yep, I think that is what it is supposed to mean.  Config file order only
matters if you have two identical directory sections: <directory /a/b> and
<directory /a/b>.

That document could certainly use a rewrite.


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