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Re: [XHR] withCredentials and HTTP authentication

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Date: Tue, 12 Feb 2013 19:36:28 +0000
Message-ID: <CADnb78j_aBJdTfJLMcZ0-DNETf823WxgcWDHpvP1OA2YWwkGzg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Monsur Hossain <monsur@gmail.com>
Cc: public-webapps@w3.org
On Tue, Feb 12, 2013 at 7:30 PM, Monsur Hossain <monsur@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 12, 2013 at 3:37 AM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl> wrote:
>> User credentials stored by the user agent based on a previous visit to the
>> URL.
>
> Ok thanks. I think it would be useful if the "HTTP authentication" in the
> above sentence snippet were either dropped or clarified (The CORS spec also
> uses the same sentence).

How is it different from mentioning cookies? It has the same effect, no?


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