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RE: Web Folders interoperability with Authentication?

From: Max Rible <max@glyphica.com>
Date: Tue, 06 Apr 1999 16:56:13 -0700
Message-Id: <4.1.19990406155248.00a285d0@shell7.ba.best.com>
To: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
At 15:24 4/6/99 -0700, Yaron Goland wrote:
>Unless I'm misreading the BNF, your WWW-Authenticate header is incorrectly
>formatted. There must be a "," between the Basic and Digest challenges.

Hmmm...  I must've mistaken a # for a * there...  and, for that matter,
on the other tokens for Digest auth.  The Digest authentication
code in JDK 1.2 doesn't seem to mind the lack of such things, hence
I didn't notice that earlier.  Thanks.

With the commas added, the Web Folders client does seem to speak

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