Apache Web-Serving with Mac OS X, Part 4
Subject:   can't save .htaccess file
Date:   2002-02-13 14:12:32
From:   pablo2001
Response to: can't save .htaccess file

Tried it and it worked great.
The thing I had done before this was to use BBEdit from inside OS 9.2 partition. It enabled me to create the file, but I don't know if I did some kind of harm to the OS X environment.
Your way is much better.