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From "Anders Norrbring" <>
Subject SV: [users@httpd] Options "per address"?
Date Sat, 25 Apr 2009 11:58:32 GMT
> Anders Norrbring wrote:
> > Is there a way to control options for a directory per address mask?
> >
> > Like from, I can have 'Options All' but from all
> other
> > addresses, 'Options None'..
> >
> As far as I know, and strictly as you ask above, no (meaning not
> directly with standard Apache configuration options).
> Now, depending on what /exactly/ you want to achieve, there may be a
> way
> to do what you want using SetEnvIf or mod_rewrite, but you'd have to be
> more specific about what you want to allow or deny depending on the
> address.
> For example, if what you wanted to do would be to allow/disallow a
> directory index depending on the caller IP, I believe you could achieve
> that, not by playing with the Options, but by playing with the URL
> requesting the directory.
> If you really want to intervene at the Options level, I think your best
> bet would be mod_perl.

Actually it -is- directory listings I want to block for all access outside
the local network, I just don't know how to accomplish it, I haven't really
studied to more advanced configurations for Apache since standard settings
is all I've been using up to now.


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