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http://serverfault.com – I am using htaccess to block all access to our dev server with the following code: AuthType Basic AuthName "Auth" AuthUserFile /var/htpasswd Require valid-user Order allow,deny Satisfy any I have set a variable in Apache httpd.conf called DEV. I am using it for my config files in php but how would I use it only to use the auth when the DEV setting (HowTos)