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Escaping <\> in HTTP Digest (RFC 2617)

From: Alexey Melnikov <alexey.melnikov@isode.com>
Date: Sat, 17 Mar 2007 21:43:55 +0000
Message-ID: <45FC611B.6030600@isode.com>
To: ietf-http-wg@w3.org

Hi,
I would like to get some feedback on what HTTP Digest implementations do
with '\' in username/realm/password. For example, if I have a username
'example.com\user1', do implementations hash 'example.com\\user1' (i.e.
the \ is escaped with another \), or just 'example.com\user1' (single
slash).

Thanks,
Alexey
Received on Saturday, 17 March 2007 21:44:48 UTC

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