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From Eimantas Vaiciunas <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Digest Authentication?
Date Tue, 04 May 2004 11:04:22 GMT
Hello Søren,

Tuesday, May 4, 2004, 9:43:16 AM, you wrote:

SN> Hi

SN> I totally new to authentication. I have made the following
SN> VirtualHost that I would like to have digest authentication on,
SN> but it does not work. What am I missing?

SN> <VirtualHost MY-IP>
SN>     ServerName SUB.DOMAIN.DK
SN>     <Location />
SN>       AuthType Digest
SN>       AuthName mosogame
SN>       AuthDigestFile /etc/httpd/password/mosogame
SN>     </Location>
SN>     ProxyRequests off
SN>     ProxyPass / http://localhost:8080/
SN>     ProxyPassReverse / http://localhost:8080/
SN>     DocumentRoot /home/www/html
SN> </VirtualHost>

SN> I used this command to generate the password file:

SN> htdigest -c /etc/httpd/password/mosogame mosogame MoSo

The problem maybe in your browser.
Quote from apache docs: Apache supports one other authentication
method: AuthType Digest. This method is implemented by mod_auth_digest
and is much more secure. Only the most recent versions of clients are
known to support Digest authentication.
Best regards,

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