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From Mark McCulligh <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Apache 2.2.0 and Basic AuthType
Date Fri, 06 Jan 2006 16:33:09 GMT
Joshua Slive wrote:

>On 1/6/06, Mark McCulligh <> wrote:
>>Hi Group,
>>I cannot get Basic AuthType to work with Apache 2.2.0.  Has something
>>changed between versions, like I have to uncomment something.
>>I am not going any special just a simple Basic Auth
>><Directory "folder_name">
>>  AuthType Basic
>>  AuthName "Login"
>>  AuthUserFile /usr/local/httpd/pwd/users.pwd
>>  Require valid-user
>>When you access the folder it does not prompt the user to login, just
>>displays the forbidden(403) error message right away.
>>If I turn off Basic AuthType and "allow from all" everything works.
>What does the error log say?
The access log file just have one line:

IP - - date "GET filename HTTP/1.1" 403 370 "-" "browser"

The error log file has nothing.


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