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From Joshua Slive <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Windows vs Linux Differences
Date Wed, 01 Dec 2004 14:53:58 GMT
On Tue, 30 Nov 2004 22:37:35 -0800 (PST), John Burge
<> wrote:
> Luke:
>   Please correct me if I'm wrong, but shouldn't it be
>     Order Deny, Allow
> in BOTH cases.
>   BOTH examples will allow anybody in (unless you Deny some IP).
>   Your "allow" directive can have no effect at all.
>   There is no difference between *nix and Win in this respect.

No.  See the docs for the Order directive.  "Order allow,deny" sets
the default access state to "deny", so nobody is allowed in unless
specifically "allow'ed" and *not* specfically "denny'ed".


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