blocking specific file names

Chris Yuzik chris at
Wed Nov 5 20:26:15 GMT 2003

On November 5, 2003 12:15 pm, you wrote:
> deny ^blockthis\.zip$
> allow \.zip$
> ???
> I'd like to be able to block this myself but not at the expense of blocking
> every zip file.
> Or will the deny rule alone allow every zip through except those explicitly
> allowed?

I think the deny will only deny the ones that match the specific regex you
specify, and let all the other ones through. Someone else here will correct
me if I'm wrong.

Chris Yuzik
chris at

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