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Re: AuthzSVNNoAuthWhenAnonymousAllowed

From: Lieven Govaerts <svnlgo_at_mobsol.be>
Date: 2006-09-17 11:33:08 CEST

Mark wrote:
> What does this feature do? There is no doc on it at all that I have
> found. Only a note in the dev mailing list saying it was added.
> Reading it literally, it seems like a superflous setting to me. I
> have my conf set like so:
> ....
> DAV svn
> SVNParentPath /svnroot
> # our access control policy
> AuthzSVNAccessFile /svnroot/.master-authz
> # try anonymous access first, resort to real
> # authentication if necessary.
> Satisfy Any
> Require valid-user
> AuthType Basic
> AuthLDAPAuthoritative on
> AuthName "SourceForge SVN Authentication"
> ....
> With that, I get no prompt for auth when * = r.

AuthzSVNNoAuthWhenAnonymousAllowed has exactly the same effect as the
'Satisfy Any' line in your configuration. The reason it was added is
because in the next version of apache (2.4) the auth(n/z) code is
completely rewritten, thereby deprecating the 'Satisfy' keyword.



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Received on Sun Sep 17 11:33:48 2006

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