troubleshooting Question

problem in apache configuration using .htaccess file with conflict in using the original apache and the xampp

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hi all I'm trying to make password access protection to virtual host by name  in the .htaccess when I refer to this line
AuthUserFile      /etc/httpd/conf/ss-auth
authentication works just fine
but when I refer to this line instead
AuthUserFile      /home/hatem/cc/ss-auth
it fails to make authorization
and in the /var/log/httpd/error_log I find a message that say
[Mon Jul 30 17:22:36 2007] [error] [client 127.0.0.1] access to /xampp/ failed, reason: verification of user id 'gamal' not configured
first question is how can I solve that issue



second question is :
I have apache installed with fedora 6 and I installed xampp 1.6 and xampp starts by default now I turned it off and I started the original apache using this command :
# system-config-services
there is strange thing that happens it makes authentication then when it fails as described it refere the browser to ss.com/xampp
which is the protected directory of the admin interface of xampp that I've just turned it of I tryed
service httpd restart
and
service httpd reload
but no good
can you please help me in that too?
Best Regards
HG
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