[Fwd: [Bug 1648] New: Downloading forbidden]

M.Canales.es manuel at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat Nov 5 02:39:13 PST 2005

El Viernes, 4 de Noviembre de 2005 23:57, Matthew Burgess escribió:

> Does this open up any security issues for our mirrors?  

IMHO, not.

> Presumably 
> mirror hosting providers will have prevented .htaccess files from having
> any effect, if they want to have complete control over their servers?

If a hosting provider have deactivated the use of .htaccess files and don't 
have enabled by default the Apache features mentioned in "Become a mirror", 
then there is no way to create a LFS mirror on that hosting provider 

Manuel Canales Esparcia
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