[pmwiki-users] quiet changes to .htaccess

Sandy sandy at onebit.ca
Thu Jan 31 13:57:53 CST 2008

 >> On Jan 30, 2008 6:53 PM, Sandy <sandy at onebit.ca> wrote:
 >>> Does PmWiki edit any .htaccess files? If so, how, when, etc.? One of
 >>> mine was changed, and I don't remember doing it. I'm terrified of
 >>> breaking .htaccess and stick to the recipes very closely.

> On Wed, Jan 30, 2008 at 11:44:11PM +0200, Eemeli Aro wrote:
>> For the most part, the only thing PmWiki does to .htaccess files is
>> ignore them. There are a few places where it generates a .htaccess
>> file if one isn't present, but those just deny web access to a
>> directory. PmWiki definitely doesn't generate mod_rewrite rules.

Patrick R. Michaud wrote:
> This is correct -- PmWiki doesn't modify existing .htaccess files.
> In fact, it rarely has permissions to do so.
> Pm

That's what I thought, but had to be 110% sure before blaming CPanel. 
(Or, rather, things I did with CPanel that had unintended effects.)



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