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From Vicki Brown <>
Subject [users@httpd] Re: AuthType Digest
Date Tue, 24 May 2005 02:30:26 GMT
>Date: Sat, 21 May 2005 21:40:32 -0700
>From: Vicki Brown <>
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>Subject: AuthType Digest
>I'm using Apache 1.3.33 on FreeBSD 4.7.
>I am trying to set up authenticated webdav.
>I assume I'm missing something simple and fundamental.
>What else do I need to know to use AuthType Digest?

Left out of (or at least well hidden in) the information I found that
discussed setting up webdav was the small but crucial fact that a digest
password file has a different format and must be created with htdigest, not

'Twould have been nice if some of the folks who said "Its's better if you use
AuthType Digest" would have included that little tidbit in their writeups...

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