AccessDenyMsg

Name

AccessDenyMsg -- Customise the response on failed authentication

Synopsis

AccessDenyMsg [ "message"]

Default

Dependent on login type

Context

server config, <VirtualHost>, <Anonymous>, <Global>

Module

mod_auth

Compatibility

1.2.2 and later

Description

Normally, a 530 response message is sent to an FTP client immediately after a failed authentication attempt, with a standard message indicating the the reason of failure. In the case of a wrong password, the reason is usually "Login incorrect." This message can be customized with the AccessDenyMsg directive. In the message argument, the magic cookie '%u' is replaced with the username specified by the client during login.

See also

Examples

AccessDenyMsg "Guest access denied for %u."