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From Nicholas Sherlock <>
Subject [users@httpd] Re: Don't require authentication on a subfolder
Date Sat, 01 Aug 2009 14:28:54 GMT
André Warnier wrote:
> If that is still not entirely clear, here is a summary :
> - the Windows filesystem, in terms of locatiing directories and 
> filenames, is case-insensitive.  In other words, "/dir" and "/DIR" and 
> "/Dir" all lead to same place.
> - the Apache <Location> directive applies to the URL, and IS 
> case-sensitive.  In that case, "/public" and "/PUBLIC" are 2 different 
> URLs.

Ah, thanks for pointing that out! My only Windows Apache server is my 
development machine, but that little bit of information could be really 
critical at some point.

Nicholas Sherlock

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