Help Please! Need help with password protecting directories

Help Please! Need help with password protecting directories

Post by Cabb » Wed, 12 Aug 1998 04:00:00

I am trying to set up a password protected directory...  

I have set up a .htaccess file in the directory which contains:

AuthUserFile /usr/sitename/www/dirname/.htpasswdAuthGroupFile
AuthName ByPasswordAuthType Basic

where sitename and dirname are obviously replaced with appropriate

I run htpasswd and create a .htpasswd file, but when I try to load an
html file from this directory, i get it without being asked for a

What am I missing?



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