937Creating entries for htpasswd

htpasswd -nb username password
Using just -n username will prompt twice for the password.
htpasswd -n username
From htpasswd man:
-n Don’t update file; display results on stdout.
-b Use the password from the command line rather than prompting for it.

860Access a URL behind htaccess/htpasswd

Access a htaccess/htpasswd protected URL programmatically: https://username:passwd@www.trembl.org/protected/area/ See also: Pulling a GitHub Repository with Tokens & Webhooks