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From Joshua Slive <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] problem with require directive
Date Thu, 02 Jun 2005 17:04:58 GMT
On 6/2/05, Eric Brown <> wrote:
> Here's what worked:  I put all of the Auth directives in a Directory tag
> <Directory /svn>
>   #how to authenticate a user
>   AuthType Basic
>   AuthName "Restricted Files"
>   AuthUserFile /etc/site-passwd
>   #Only authenticated users may have access
>   Require valid-user brownec
> </Directory>

This is just not correct.  As I said "Require valid-user brownec"
doesn't make any sense.  Plus, <Directory /svn> looks for the svn
directory off the root of your filesystem (not under the
DocumentRoot).  Is that really what you want?


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