Address filter element. Optional in
<rule> elements. Overrides attribute::ClientAddressFilter when the rule is applied.
Comma-separated list of IP addresses. Each individual address may include an optional netmask suffix to allow specification of IP address ranges. See attribute::ClientAddressFilter for details.
Access to this image catalog can be restricted to one or more specific IP addresses by specifying them in an
<addressfilter> element. A “request refused” error is returned to the client if the client IP address is not matched.
Access is not restricted if
<addressfilter> is empty or not specified.
<expression> in the
<rule> element is absent or empty, the
<addressfilter> is applied to all requests.
localhost is always implicitly part of the
ClientAddressFilter definition, even if not explicitly specified. Requests originating from
localhost are never rejected, regardless of the