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From Aaron W Morris <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Autoindex hides directories with no access
Date Wed, 07 Apr 2004 07:10:59 GMT
Martin Horak wrote:
> Hello.
> I spotted following problem:
> mod_autoindex ignores directories to which user has no acces (eg. by 
> means of mod_auth). But how that poor user can log in and send 
> name/password, when he cannot switch into that (authenticated) directory 
> because he doesn't see it's link in index?
> This is very arguable feature I think.
> Could you please advise me how to turn off this feature - I'm not so 
> good in C programming to find it myself. At least point me to the right 
> function...
> Thanks for any help
> Martin

What version of Apache are you running?  If I am not mistaken, the 
behavior is different between Apache 1.3 and 2.0.

Aaron W Morris <> (decep)

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