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From m...@apache.org
Subject Re: general/3618: can't use .htaccess authentication with ~user. .htaccess is totally ignored.
Date Mon, 04 Jan 1999 08:15:10 GMT
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Synopsis: can't use .htaccess authentication with ~user. .htaccess is totally ignored.

State-Changed-From-To: open-feedback
State-Changed-By: marc
State-Changed-When: Mon Jan  4 00:15:09 PST 1999
State-Changed-Why:
Well, what does the error log say?

What does "echo ~user" from a shell say?  ie. are you sure
it is actually /home being used, and not just something that
is a symlink to /home or /home is a symlink to.  You have
to modify your settings for the directory listed in the passwd
file.

All that "deny from none" does is deny accesses from a host
called "none".

This is almost certainly a configuration error and is very
unlikely to be anything resembling a bug in Apache.


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