[dokuwiki] .htpasswd

  • From: "David M. Besonen" <davidb@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: dokuwiki@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 1 May 2007 22:54:43 -0700 (PDT)

hi all,

i'd like to use .htaccess to password protect a dokuwiki with

i've added the necessary .htaccess lines:

AuthName "Restricted Area"
AuthType Basic
AuthUserFile /usr/home/location_of_dokuwiki_password/.htpasswd
AuthGroupFile /dev/null
require valid-user

to the top of the default .htaccess (in the root of the
dokuwiki installation), which only contained these active

<Files ~ "^[\._]ht">
    Order allow,deny
    Deny from all
    Satisfy All

is there anything i need to be concerned about wrt dokuwiki
functioning properly now that i've manually edited it's root
.htaccess file?

everything seems to work fine.  i'm asking to avoid being
surprised by a problem that i might not have immediately


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