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Re: Authentication in existing WebDAV servers

From: Greg Stein <gstein@lyra.org>
Date: Mon, 1 Nov 1999 13:33:43 -0800 (PST)
To: "Slein, Judith A" <JSlein@crt.xerox.com>
cc: "'WebDAV'" <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.10.9911011331430.29732-100000@nebula.lyra.org>
On Mon, 1 Nov 1999, Slein, Judith A wrote:
> A question for server implementers:
> Are current server implementations supporting Digest Authentication?  If
> not, what are they doing for authentication?

Yes, Digest auth is part of Apache, so I get to leverage that [for
mod_dav]. I also get whatever other kinds of auth people may have plugged
in, and also things like SSL.

Being based on HTTP definitely has its advantages... I don't have to worry
about any of that stuff!


Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
Received on Monday, 1 November 1999 16:32:34 UTC

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