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the httpd.conf is:

<Directory "/var/www/html">
        AuthName "Protected autons"
        AuthType Basic
        AuthUserFile /usr/local/gdnsplus_autons/sbin/apache.passwd
        require user test
</Directory>

Just the user of "test" can access the web site. Now, I want to add a function: If the user of "test" enter the wrong password after 5 times, the user of "test" must wait for 10 minutes ,then "test" can enter again.

How to solve it by apache? Thank you.

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This should be solved by the application implementing your login program, not apache itself. –  Sudipta Chatterjee Jan 5 '13 at 9:27
    
Thank you."require user test" implement by apache. So, I want to do it by apache. –  lxgeek Jan 5 '13 at 9:30
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I would be implementing a login program much like Calvin suggested. Look at PHP / Perl / Python / Ruby scripts. That is what they are for. –  Sam Jan 5 '13 at 10:21
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basically you are password protecting a web server directory. following this should get you started:

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Thank you,I have read it and do it in my httpd.conf. But, I need more function. Maybe I should implement it by PHP –  lxgeek Jan 6 '13 at 1:47
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