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From "J.D. Kotrla-Chipps" <j...@woptura.com>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] .htaccess-domain names
Date Fri, 14 Mar 2003 13:28:17 GMT
Client, or server?  The client machine does "nslookup" just fine.


Boyle Owen wrote:
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: Sander Holthaus - Orange XL [mailto:info@orangexl.com]
>>
>>Yes, but you may not want to turn it on! You'll find it in the Apache
>>Documentation, located at
>>http://httpd.apache.org/docs-2.0/mod/core.html#hostnamelookups .
> 
> 
> That's what I thought, but according to the documentation for the
> "Allow" directive, the presence of a domain name in the argument causes
> a DNS lookup *regardless* of the setting of HostNameLookups. So that
> can't be the problem.
> 
> We know that his Deny and Allow directives work with IP addresses so it
> must be that "AllowOverride Limit" is set in the config (or no access
> directives would work). 
> 
> The only other possibility I can think of is that the machine doesn't
> have a working DNS configuration. To test, try nslookup on the domains
> you are interested in to see if your machine knows how to resolve IPs.
> 
> Rgds,
> Owen Boyle
> Disclaimer: Any disclaimer attached to this message may be ignored. 
> 
> 
>>If you haven't turned this on, Apache won't know about 
>>domain-name, if you
>>turn it on, it will. It will try to look up every IP, but at a 
>>cost. Also,
>>most IP's will resolve, but not all.
>>
>>I personally use this directive only on cgi's and stuff.
>>
>>Kind Regards,
>>Sander Holthaus
>>
>>----- Original Message -----
>>From: "J.D. Kotrla-Chipps" <jdkc@woptura.com>
>>To: <users@httpd.apache.org>
>>Sent: Thursday, March 13, 2003 9:05 PM
>>Subject: [users@httpd] .htaccess-domain names
>>
>>
>>
>>>
>>>Sander Holthaus - Orange XL wrote:
>>>
>>>
>>>>But please, always:
>>>> -search the maillinglist archives first
>>>> -then ask Google
>>>> -if you still don't have an answer, post your question here
>>>
>>>
>>>Did all of the above, and still can't find the answer.
>>>
>>>According to everything I've read, .htaccess is supposed to 
>>
>>be able to
>>
>>>block domain names as well as IP's, but mine isn't blocking 
>>
>>the domain
>>
>>>names, only the IP's.
>>>
>>>Any suggestions?  Is it somethat has to be configured on the 
>>
>>server to
>>
>>>accept domain names?
>>>
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