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From André Warnier>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Apache authenticate against Drupal user database?
Date Tue, 03 Mar 2009 20:14:12 GMT
John Oliver wrote:
> Is it possible for Apache to authenticate users against a database kept
> by Drupal / PHP / MySQL?
> I'm using proxy_ajp to handle requests for some applications hosted by
> Tomcat.  The problem with that is, anyone can access them.  We'd like to
> have any requests for for example,
> to be authenticated against this database.
I don't know about any module directly "out of the box" in Apache's 
module collection itself.  But it is certainly possible using an Apache/ 
mod_perl authentication module.
Look here for a first overview :
You may want to have a closer look at, for instance, Apache2::AuthCookieDBI.
Here :

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