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From Joshua Slive <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Verifying .htaccess works
Date Mon, 15 Aug 2005 13:04:23 GMT
On 8/14/05, David Blomstrom <> wrote:
> Related to my last question, I'd like to ask how I can
> verify that my .htaccess file is functioning. It could
> be the source of my mod_rewrite problem, as I don't
> think any of my earlier experiments involving
> .htaccess have ever worked, either.

Put an obvious syntax error in the file (eg. "FooBar") then try to
access the directory over the web.  If you don't get a 500 internal
server error, then the .htaccess file isn't being read.


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