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mod_authz_user

Overview

mod_authz_user module provides authorization for an authenticated user. In other words the user who was successfully authenticated will be allowed or denied access to requested resource. mod_authz_user checks the value of Require directive.

Quick start

# authorize all successfully authenticated users
Require valid-user
# allow access to bob and john users
Require user bob john

Related articles and topics

Directives

Name Context Description
AuthzUserAuthoritative S V D .h sets whether authorization will be passed on to lower level modules

AuthzUserAuthoritative

Sets whether authorization will be passed on to lower level modules. If AuthzUserAuthoritative is set to Off , user authorization will be passed to lower level modules (if any).

By default, control is not passed on and an unknown user will get Authentication Required response.

Syntax

AuthzUserAuthoritative On|Off

Default

AuthzUserAuthoritative On