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Pls I would like to know how to disable directory listing for my Cent O.S server default i.p like 8.8.8.8

Would like to know which of the conf file that I would edit

Is it this file /etc/httpd/conf.d/welcome.conf that I would edit

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No, welcome.conf isn't that. Read about IndexIgnore http://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.0/mod/mod_autoindex.html#indexignore and Options -Indexes http://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.0/mod/core.html#options directives.

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The 'welcome.conf' file in RHEL derivates is meant as a starting point. You should probably create your own config, more fit for your setup.

Regarding disabling directory index[2], this is a simple google search away:

http://bit.ly/LzSjKu

[2] http://www.techiecorner.com/106/how-to-disable-directory-browsing-using-htaccess-apache-web-server/

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