Configure auth_basic with Nginx and Passenger
mdounin at mdounin.ru
Fri Aug 12 09:17:40 UTC 2011
On Fri, Aug 12, 2011 at 04:18:12AM -0400, vincentp wrote:
> I'm trying to set up a basic authentication with Nginx.
> My server configuration look like that:
> The content of simple_authentication_user_file is simply:
If you want to use plain text passwords, use
instead (works in nginx 1.0.3+).
By default passwords are expected to be encrypted by crypt(3), see
. The only exception is Windows version where is no crypt()
and passwords are treated as plain text by default (you may want
to use $apr1$ aka Apache md5 passwords on Windows as supported in
1.0.3+ for maximum security).
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