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Subject [users@httpd] Setting up Apache as an Authenticating Proxy Server on WIN32 platform
Date Wed, 07 Jan 2004 19:27:21 GMT
Hello All,

I am trying to configure Apache as a Authenticating Proxy Server. I have configured it as
a Proxy Server by adding the following lines to my http.conf ...


ProxyRequests On
ProxyVia On

<Proxy *>

Order deny,allow
Deny from all
Allow from



My problem is that I do not understand how to make these request ask for authentication (A
HTTP 407 response). I can create a plain test authentication pasword file for Basic authentication
using htpasswd utility. I just need a push in the right direction for modification of the
above <proxy *> directive to ask for this information when passing the request to the

Any help appreciated.

kind rgds


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