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Old 05-31-2006, 03:06 PM   #1
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.htaccess show index files from a folder

how can I show the content of a directory in apache?
by default it says that accces if forbiden, i don't have root privilege, but just as a user can't i create a .htaccess file to do that ?
i don't know exacly how...

please help!
thank you!
Old 05-31-2006, 03:29 PM   #2
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You need "Options Indexes" in your apache config. The .htaccess file is usually set for user/password prompt upon seeing a page. For example, if you wanted only certain users to view a page, then use .htaccess.



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