[PATCH] htpasswd command in ch06

Max Bowsher maxb at ukf.net
Thu Mar 31 05:11:14 CST 2005

David Steinbrunner wrote:
>> Hello all,
>> I have been having some problems with a user authenticating with 
>> apache/svn
>> recently.  In an attempt to make sure I was using htpasswd correctly, 
>> even
>> though I was sure I was, I decided it look it up in the svn docs and do a
>> bit of copying and pasting.  The command I needed was in chapter 6 and is
>> shown as follows:
>> htpasswd /etc/svn-auth-file -m sally
>> I used it and was greeted with an error which was due to the -m being 
>> placed
>> incorrectly.  It should look like the following:
>> htpasswd -m /etc/svn-auth-file sally
>> A patch has been included and errata has just been reported for the
>> published O'Reilly version of the book.

Thanks, fixed.


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