web.cs.dal.ca is the home of all personal (faculty, staff, and student) webpages at the Dalhousie Faculty of Computer Science.

Common Things that you might like to enable

Indexes
#To enable indexes, place the following in an .htaccess file in the directory
#that you would like to have indexes displayed. You need this in each directory,
#as it is not inherited.
Options +Indexes

Or, you can run the script /local/bin/webhome_indexes in the directory that you wish to show indexes for.


Server Side Includes
#To enable server side includes, place the following in an .htaccess file in your public_html
#direcotry
DirectoryIndex index.shtml index.html
AddType text/html .shtml
AddOutputFilter INCLUDES .shtml