httpd-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "Boyle Owen" <>
Subject RE: [users@httpd] Re: Directory Listing: Ignoring all but one file/pattern - is that possible?
Date Mon, 05 Jan 2004 10:27:01 GMT
> -----Original Message-----
> From: []
> I have a directory full of files and I want apache to list only one
> kind according to some pattern, and leave out anything else this would
> make it a bit easier for (lazy) me.
> I could write a short script to do this - I know that (and probably
> will do).
> But as the option IndexIgnore already exists I thought it would have
> the capability to not only exclude certain patterns but also to
> include patterns  (like exclude everything that does not fit)

You want an "IndexAccept" directive? This doesn't exist, unfortunately.
You have to define your accepted file-range by defining its exclusions,
assuming they are finite and manageable. If not, you might consider
hacking mod_autoindex.c to create such a directive?

Owen Boyle
Disclaimer: Any disclaimer attached to this message may be ignored. 

> On Sun, 04 Jan 2004 15:08:30 -0800, in gmane.comp.apache.user you
> wrote:
> >
> >It would help if you gave a little more information.  Yes, you have a
> >short description in the subject of the Email.  Do you have a web
> >address that you can give to allow it to be viewed by the list??
> >
> >So if I understand this: you have a lot of files in a 
> directory for apache,
> >but only one is being shown when you go to the address??  
> >
> >It would help if you can be as complete as possiable when asking a
> >question.  Also put the QUESTION in the body of the message and 
> >give a little more of a description as well.  Having the 
> issue (problem) only
> >in the subject does not really give the group much to go on.
> >
> >Steven
> >
> >*********** REPLY SEPARATOR  ***********
> >
> >On 1/5/2004 at 12:10 AM wrote:
> >
> >>Sorry for posting more than once - and for the html-formatting I am
> >>new to this form of subscribed ng too ;-}
> >>
> >>I am relative new to Apache and I have been struggling with 
> this for a
> >>couple of weeks now.
> >>
> >>My setup is apache 2.048, php 4.32 on w2k, sp4
> >>
> >>In stead of giving a long list of all possible files not to listed I
> >>would like to give one pattern that is allowed for listing 
> and denying
> >>all other possible patterns
> >>
> >>I have asked this question a couple of times to other ng's but
> >>couldn't make anything work. So now I am wondering whether it is at
> >>all possible
> >>TIA
> >>
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> The official User-To-User support forum of the Apache HTTP 
> Server Project.
> See <URL:> for more info.
> To unsubscribe, e-mail:
>    "   from the digest:
> For additional commands, e-mail:
Diese E-mail ist eine private und persönliche Kommunikation. Sie hat
keinen Bezug zur Börsen- bzw. Geschäftstätigkeit der SWX Gruppe. This
e-mail is of a private and personal nature. It is not related to the
exchange or business activities of the SWX Group. Le présent e-mail est
un message privé et personnel, sans rapport avec l'activité boursière du
Groupe SWX.

This message is for the named person's use only. It may contain
confidential, proprietary or legally privileged information. No
confidentiality or privilege is waived or lost by any mistransmission.
If you receive this message in error, please notify the sender urgently
and then immediately delete the message and any copies of it from your
system. Please also immediately destroy any hardcopies of the message.
You must not, directly or indirectly, use, disclose, distribute, print,
or copy any part of this message if you are not the intended recipient.
The sender's company reserves the right to monitor all e-mail
communications through their networks. Any views expressed in this
message are those of the individual sender, except where the message
states otherwise and the sender is authorised to state them to be the
views of the sender's company. 

The official User-To-User support forum of the Apache HTTP Server Project.
See <URL:> for more info.
To unsubscribe, e-mail:
   "   from the digest:
For additional commands, e-mail:

View raw message