Re: ACL's and specifying them

From: Andrew Kemp <>
Date: Thu, 19 Sep 1996 15:22:24 +1000 (GMT+1000)


> The different ACL's on a http_access line are combined with 'and'. The
> line you gave would deny access to a request from an IP address that
> matched all of pc1, pc2, ...which is impossible.
> Splitting it onto multiple lines effectively uses 'or'.

Thanks for your explanation of how ACL's work. I have used the solution
suggested by Rob Davy (see follow-up) to make the series of acl's that I

Thanks for your help.


Andrew Kemp

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Received on Wed Sep 18 1996 - 22:22:33 MDT

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