Setting up htpasswd to have basic-auth for your site users can be done in a few steps depending on your web server. Here I’m going to cover just the installation process of htpasswd on Amazon Linux 2. Let’s jump on the installation part.
- Amazon Linux 2
- sudo privileges
Install htpasswd on Amazon Linux 2
Step 1. Update the system packages.
sudo yum update
Step 2. Install htpasswd.
sudo yum install httpd-tools
Step 3. Verify the installation.
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