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Re: [Bug 18] no record of consensus for force-authenticate

From: Lisa Dusseault <lisa@osafoundation.org>
Date: Tue, 18 Oct 2005 09:20:41 -0700
Message-Id: <b76464e601276f4b21da0b1fe457ce24@osafoundation.org>
Cc: WebDav <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>, Cullen Jennings <fluffy@cisco.com>
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>

Nobody says they implement 'bis' yet, as far as I know.  And clients 
can't support it until the server does.

Lisa

On Oct 18, 2005, at 12:52 AM, Julian Reschke wrote:

> Lisa Dusseault wrote:
>> Me neither, but as a client implementor, we'd certainly like to use 
>> this or a reasonable substitute.  We have configuration information 
>> about the user's account/password on WebDAV servers, and can't even 
>> use it until the server thinks to do an authentication challenge.
>
> As it has been in drafts for 2.5 years with nobody implementing it, 
> I'd say it doesn't belong into a spec revision that's supposed to 
> advance in the standards ladder.
>
> Best regards, Julian
Received on Tuesday, 18 October 2005 16:20:54 GMT

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