Re: Perl administration for Linux fileserver

From: Nikunj Virani (nikunj@netsurf.co.in)
Date: 02/07/03

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    From: "Nikunj Virani" <nikunj@netsurf.co.in>
    To: "Jos Kirps|EducDesign" <jos.kirps@educdesign.lu>, <focus-linux@securityfocus.com>
    Date: Fri, 7 Feb 2003 10:29:48 +0530
    
    

    Give a look at Webmin it is breeze to install and configure.

    If you want to use customer Perl Scripts for the purpose you can develope
    your own Perl Scripts. It can be done some thing like this :

    > You have password file containing the list of all users.You can create it
    using:
    htpasswd -c /usr/local/apache/mypasswords nikunj

    > All the addition and removal of the users can be done by a perl script
    running as user apache with group apache. To add a user use:
    htpasswd /usr/local/apache/mypasswords nikunj.

    Every directory must contain there .htaccess file which must be some thing
    like this: