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From Joseph A Nagy Jr <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Authentication
Date Mon, 12 May 2003 00:22:22 GMT
jose sanchez wrote:
> Hello:
> I am experiencing some problems with apache
> authentication. I have created a .htaccess file in the
> directory I want to be available to valid-users. I
> created the password file and added users but, I am
> unable to authenticate. Anybody can just access the
> "private" page. Heres my .htaccess file:
> AuthType Basic
> AuthName "Statistics"
> AuthUserFile /usr/apache/users/private
> AuthGroupFile /bin/false
> require valid-user
> The AccessFileName in http.conf file IS .htaccess. 

Have you tried removing AuthGroupFile /bin/false?

I'm just guessing though as I don't use .htaccess files.

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