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Old 10-22-2007, 04:59 AM   #1
nathan2225
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Apache .htaccess <files> and <limit>


Hi,

i want 2 different levels of web access to my page.


all files should be protected, at least a valid-user should be given.

i do in .htaccess file:

<Files *>
require valid-user
</Files>

Accessing some files need special rights
<Files Security>
require group admin
</Files>
.
.
.



But sending a form (via method POST) should be protected in a special way
i did

<Limit POST>
require group config admin
</Limit>


But this does not combine somehow:
I never get the restriction (passwd dialog) to the group, only if a
comment the <Files> section out. But in that case than, no user/passwd is required to access my pages (via GET) ....


What can i do to get the right behaviour ?
I want this:
If access comes with GET, the <files> restriction should happen.
If access with POST, in this case, only the Limit restriction should be fullfilled

Thanks
Robert
 
  


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