I'm using Debian 4.3.2-1 and Apache 2 on my production server. Watching the logs, I noticed Apache is resolving client's hostnames even with
HostnameLookups Off in
apache2.conf. I want to avoid these lookups so I'm guessing Apache is making this DNS query because I have
mod_authz_host enabled. When I try to unlink this module, I get several modules complaining because they use the
How is the clean way to go? Should I comment all Order directives like
Order allow,deny Deny from all
Is this the only way to stop Apache from making DNS requests? I would like to deny access to
.htaccess files and some rules like that.