vhreporter wrote:I fixed the problem by commenting out...
vhreporter wrote:I'm sure there had to be a better configuration to this, but after working through all the MySQL issue, I'm a little fried and didn't care.
vhreporter wrote:Also, if you just access the root directory from a browser, the index.php file gets precedence and it has a reference to another file deeper in the subdir "xampp" - so you will get a request to authenticate, which is not a bad deal.
vhreporter wrote:I haven't tested yet, but I assume as long as there isn't a .htaccess file in your public web folder, you should be OK.
vhreporter wrote:Maybe someone knows this, but would the problem be fixed by deleting the "Deny" reference and then changing Allow to "ALL"?
vhreporter wrote:Users would still need to authenticate, but at least would be able to connect.
vhreporter wrote:I could use something like that soon, so if anyone has a sample - it would be appreciated.
If there is not a way to do this then this concept doesn't work for the way most web servers are deployed.
Altrea wrote:webuser wrote:I tried to edit httpd-xampp.conf but it still doesn't allow access. What exactly do I have to change in it?
If you just want to access your website, you had to change nothing!
the new security concept just save the administration tools of xampp (phpmyadmin, admin control panel, example applications, etc.).
Just create a folder in htdocs for your website (or put it directly in htdocs. delete the index.php file there).
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