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From Rich Bowen <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] enlightenment about the "require" directive
Date Fri, 18 Nov 2011 18:50:17 GMT

On Nov 18, 2011, at 12:59 PM, Bastien Semene wrote:

> I read the documentation of the Require directive and something is not clear for me,
as I'm not a native english speaker :
> "Access controls which are applied in this way are effective for all methods. This is
what is normally desired. If you wish to apply access controls only to specific methods, while
leaving other methods unprotected, then place the Require statement into a <Limit> section."
> What is a "method" in this context ?

The methods referred to are HTTP request methods, such as GET, POST, HEAD, DELETE, OPTIONS,
and so on.

Rich Bowen :: @rbowen

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