W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > ietf-http-wg-old@w3.org > January to April 1997

Re: HTTP/1.1 issue: Proxy-Authorization

From: David W. Morris <dwm@xpasc.com>
Date: Sun, 16 Mar 1997 19:57:54 -0800 (PST)
To: Dave Kristol <dmk@research.bell-labs.com>
Cc: http-wg@cuckoo.hpl.hp.com
Message-Id: <Pine.SOL.3.95.970316195549.18340A-100000@shell1.aimnet.com>

MSIE has several authentication problems. One is that it drops cookies
if a site requests authentication. Many difficulties were resolved in an
early patch available from the MSIE web site. If you don't have the
authentication patch, you might try that as well.

Dave MOrris

On Fri, 14 Mar 1997, Dave Kristol wrote:

> An application I'm working on depends on a user agent's sending the
> Proxy-Authorization header to a proxy every time once authentication
> has been requested (and is successful).  Netscape does so; MSIE 3.01
> does not.
Received on Sunday, 16 March 1997 19:59:42 EST

This archive was generated by hypermail pre-2.1.9 : Wednesday, 24 September 2003 06:32:31 EDT