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Re: Mac OS X - Apache & Case Insensitive Filesystems
From: Paul Burney <burney () gseis ucla edu>
Date: Sun, 10 Jun 2001 14:06:49 -0700

on 6/10/01 10:53 AM, Stefan Arentz at stefan.arentz () soze com wrote:

  <Directory /Library/WebServer/Documents/test>
    Order deny,allow
    Deny from all
  </Directory>

But the following request will happily serve the file:

  GET /TeSt/index.html

Though it causes a bit of a performance penalty, a .htaccess file in a
protected directory will resolve that problem.

Make sure that the web server directory in the config file is set to:

AllowOverride Limit AuthConfig

Or

AllowOverride All

Then in the protected directory, /Library/WebServer/Documents/test, add a
.htaccess file containing:

    Order deny,allow
    Deny from all

I too would prefer apple to make it's modules available, but I think this is
a good workaround.

Sincerely,

Paul Burney

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