> First, apachectl -t checks your conf files for syntax errors and > will print > to the console (stdout) where you're running it. > Ran it and it return Syntax OK > But other problems will show up in the logs, so you need to find > 'em. :-) > Found 'em, thanks. :) > But if you're not interested in building from scratch... mmm. FWIW, > it's really easy, though a little more time-consuming if you need PHP. > Anyway -- > Well, at this point the hours are starting to pile up on this .htaccess thing... > What directives were in the .htaccess file that didn't work? Or to put > it another way, how do you know it's /not/ working? # basic authentication AuthName "dev box" AuthType Basic Require valid-user Not because I need basic authentication, but it's a sure fire way to determine if it's working, right? :) Jeffrey — Jeffrey Barke Senior developer / information architect theMechanism New York 440 9th Avenue 8th Floor New York, NY 10001-1631 e: jeffrey.barke at theMechanism.com w: http://theMechanism.com t: +1 212 404 3150 f: +1 212 404 3228 — theMechanism is a multi-disciplinary design agency with offices in New York, London and Durban, South Africa.