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From André Malo ...@perlig.de>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Strange problem with Options +Indexes
Date Tue, 23 Aug 2005 16:03:41 GMT
* Joshua Slive wrote:

> On 8/22/05, Stuart Gall <stuart@otenet.gr> wrote:
> > > I haven't tested this myself, but my guess is that mod_autoindex
> > > (which generates the directory listings) is doing a file-level
> > > sub-request on each entry in the directory to see if it is
> > > accessible. For some reason this sub-request is not processing the
> > > <Location> sections, only the <Directory> sections.
> >
> > Makes sense.
> > A bug then, or perhaps a security feature?
>
> I think its a bug, but I'm not sure.

mod_autoindex does file based subrequests, which skip <Location> containers, 
because <Location> doesn't work with files.

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