.htaccess and httpd

.htaccess and httpd

Post by Ian Beva » Wed, 13 Dec 2000 09:52:14



Anyone know how to get .htaccess to use the system password for
authentication? ie: /etc/passwd or /etc/shadow
or do you have to s*.htaccess all together use and another method?

 
 
 

.htaccess and httpd

Post by Matthew R. MacIntyr » Wed, 13 Dec 2000 23:07:07


Hi Ian,

Quote:> Anyone know how to get .htaccess to use the system password for
> authentication? ie: /etc/passwd or /etc/shadow
> or do you have to s*.htaccess all together use and another method?

Have a look at mod_auth_shadow.  It should do what you want quite nicely.

http://www.veryComputer.com/

Hope this helps,

-matt