yup. use .httacess. usually we configure custom 404 using .httaccess but it
can do more than just that.
here's a good site that explain the use of .httaccess.
"Savut" <webkihotmail.com> wrote in message
> Apache's .htaccess and .htpasswd, it can protect a whole directory or just
> some files.
> "Snah" <taja2005hotmail.com> wrote in message
> > hi,
> > what's the best way to prevent surfers to access some pages ? Loading
> > pages will only be allowed, when they have right username en password