Category Archives: lighttpd

Configure Lighttpd for gitweb on FreeBSD

I spent some time this afternoon setting up a public git repository for my project, Origami. I had a little bit of trouble getting the repository set up initially, particularly the cgi aspect of it all. Below outlines the steps I took to configure Lighttpd for gitweb, hosted on FreeBSD. Installation First, of course, I […]

Require Authentication For Multiple Directories in Lighttpd

I have a domain that I use to hold my notes, personal wiki, html versions of books and magazines, and other assorted resources.  Much of this I want to remain private so I’ve implemented Lighttpd access restrictions at the root of those directories.  I had a little bit of trouble this evening adding additional directories […]