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In Apache I have set basic authentication for /protected location. Now i need to bypass authetication for a specific ip address but keep auth for others intact. Can anyone guide me on this one. Here is my current snippet of auth protected location.

Location "/protected" Order allow,deny Allow from all

AuthName "Protected folder" AuthType Basic AuthUserFile /etc/htpasswd require valid-user /Location

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You use use Satisfy Any:

Order deny,allow
allow from
deny from all
Satisfy Any
AuthType Basic
AuthName "private area"
AuthUserFile /path/to/htpasswd
Require valid-user
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