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Installing Foswiki: Using an Apache .htaccess file

In the root of the foswiki installation and in the bin directory, there are sample .htaccess files for various subdirectories in your installation. Each file has help text explaining how to modify it for your configuration. For more information, see Foswiki:Support.SupplementalDocuments.

location and name of sample .htaccess file copy sample file to the following location
foswiki/root-htaccess.txt foswiki/.htaccess
foswiki/bin/.htaccess.txt foswiki/bin/.htaccess
foswiki/pub-htaccess.txt foswiki/pub/.htaccess
foswiki/subdir-htaccess.txt .htaccess in all other subdirectories below foswiki

Ensure that web access is denied to all Foswiki subdirectories other than bin and pub. The sample .htaccess files show how to configure Apache appropriately.

Ensure that the foswiki/bin/.htaccess files contains the line SetHandler cgi-script so that all scripts in the bin directory will be executed by Apache.

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