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From Igor Cicimov <icici...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Quick Allow/Deny Question
Date Thu, 29 Sep 2011 22:44:39 GMT
Your root directory / should always be Deny from all. Then you allow access
to other directories per need.
 On Sep 30, 2011 7:25 AM, "Brandon Phelps" <bphelps@gls.com> wrote:
> Hello all,
>
> I am a bit confused regarding the difference between:
>
> <Directory />
> Options FollowSymLinks
> AllowOverride None
> </Directory>
>
> and:
>
> <Directory /var/www/>
> Options Indexes FollowSymLinks MultiViews
> AllowOverride None
> Order allow,deny
> allow from all
> </Directory>
>
> I am trying to lock down the server to only allow connections from my
local subnet, so should I place these Order/Allow/Deny statements in the /
directory block, or the /var/www?
>
> Thanks!
>
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