Setting protection for server resources: IBM HTTP Server
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Setting protection for server resources

To set password protection for server resources:

  1. Define password files.
  2. Set up authentication rules.

Defining password files

A password file contains user names and passwords.

  1. From the Administration Server, click Authentication Files > Individuals.
  2. Define users.
  3. Click Submit.
  4. Restart the server.

Setting up authentication rules

See the documentation in the Apache User's Guide for the mod_auth module.

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