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From Joshua Slive <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Block File Types
Date Sat, 06 Aug 2005 15:39:35 GMT
On 8/6/05, Michael D. Berger <> wrote:
> I would like to prevent Apache 2.0 from sending any
> file of a particular type.  In my VirtualHost I put:
>   RewriteEngine on
>   RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} ^.*notThis\?*$
>   RewriteRule ^.*$ /zzz [L]
> Is there a better way?

<FilesMatch ^.*notThis\?*>
Order Allow,Deny
Deny from all

But watch for configuration merging issues (this could be overriden by
<Location> sections).  Also, I have no idea what the \? is supposed to
be doing.


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