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help with mod_auth_ntsec apache module
- From: Paul Jansen <vlaero at yahoo dot com dot au>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Wed, 26 Nov 2003 18:06:50 +1100 (EST)
- Subject: help with mod_auth_ntsec apache module
I've done a fair bit of searching using google to find
smoe examples of how to use this module but I haven't
come up with anything that has helped me get things
fully working yet.
As per the included mod_auth_ntsec-1.7-1.README I have
added the following lines where appropriate into my
The http server will start without complaining.
I've created the following directory and put this
alias into httpd.conf
Alias /stuff/ "/var/www/htdocs/stuff/"
Options Indexes FollowSymlinks MultiViews
AuthName "secure area"
Allow from all
Putting the following into my local browser:
brings up and authentication dialog. I enter my
username and password but the dialog box comes back up
indicating that I should try again.
A quick check of the error_log shows this:
[Wed Nov 26 17:26:40 2003] [error] [client 127.0.0.1]
user myusername: authentication failure for "/stuff/"
I have made sure that the username is present in
I've tried running the webserver as an unprivileged
user and as the administrator account but the results
are the same. I'm using Windows 2000 SP4.
Here's the result of the 'uname --all' command.
CYGWIN_NT-5.0 COMPUTERNAME 1.5.5(0.94/3/2) 2003-09-20
16:31 i686 unknown unknown Cygwin
Can anyone suggest what might be wrong? Is there a
way to enable some more debugging?
Thanks in advance.
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