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From Dick Davies <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] DELETE method
Date Tue, 06 Oct 2009 00:21:24 GMT
What's in the directory? If it's a filesystem, apache won't let you DELETE
(unless you have it DAV enabled or something like that).

On Tue, Oct 6, 2009 at 1:15 AM, Jeff Dyke <> wrote:
> I'm trying to put together a REST-ful application and am having a hard time
> getting apache configured to take DELETE's.  I have in the virtual host
> file:
> <Directory /path/to/directory />
>         AllowOverride All
>         Options All
>         <Limit DELETE GET PUT POST >
>             Order allow,deny
>             Allow from all
>         </Limit>
>     </Directory>
> I only added this configuruation after it was first denied, thinking i had
> to enable it.  I'm using apache 2.2.13.  This directory is also named as a
> WSGIScriptAlias /wsgi /path/to/directory.  POST/GET works fine, have not yet
> tried PUT.
> Thanks for what is sure to be a simple solution.
> Jeff

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