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From "Joshua Slive" <>
Subject RE: Apache auth
Date Thu, 10 Jan 2002 03:48:22 GMT

> From: Damien Dye []

> How do I get apache to check the usernames and password against the unix
> password database? As I would like users to access certain areas e.g. file
> in a set folder.
> how do I go about it.


If you want to void your warranty, there are some modules like mod_auth_sys
at that say they can do this.

If you would like to be more sane and use a separate password database for
the web, the technique is described here:


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