Xming X Server for Windows
If you need X
software for a Microsoft Windows system, the
Xming X Server
is a free, open source implementation of an X server.
The software can be downloaded from
X Server for Windows. Download and install the Xming installer and
the Xming-fonts installer. You can use the
/verysilent command-line parameters for an unattended installation.
Apache AllowOverride AuthConfig Directive
You can control access to directories on an Apache webserver by placing
files in those directories and creating
files containing userids and passwords required
to access the directories. But Apache won't use those
files unless you modify Apache's
configuration file, which will likely be at
on a Linux system.
To permit usage of those files to control access to directories
on the webserver, edit
httpd.conf and replace
AllowOverride None in the
# Each directory to which Apache has access can be configured with respect
# to which services and features are allowed and/or disabled in that
# directory (and its subdirectories).
# First, we configure the "default" to be a very restrictive set of
You can use the
without changing the
AllowOverride None line in the following
# AllowOverride controls what directives may be placed in .htaccess files.
# It can be "All", "None", or any combination of the keywords:
# Options FileInfo AuthConfig Limit
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