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Re: [moore@cs.utk.edu: http digest auth + http 1.1?]

From: Koen Holtman <koen@win.tue.nl>
Date: Mon, 26 Aug 1996 20:08:04 +0200 (MET DST)
Message-Id: <199608261808.UAA18481@wsooti04.win.tue.nl>
To: Dave Kristol <dmk@allegra.att.com>
Cc: koen@win.tue.nl, http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
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Dave Kristol:
>So here's a proposal:  if an HTTP/1.1 agent (client or server) supports
>Basic, it must also support Digest.  Authentication support remains
>optional, but it's all or none.

I support this proposal.  It addresses my concerns about minimal
implementations, and I like the `if basic, then digest' requirement.

>Dave Kristol

Received on Monday, 26 August 1996 11:09:58 UTC

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