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Re: WWW-Authenticate bug

From: Stephane Gully <stephane.gully@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Mon, 20 Jun 2005 11:58:21 +0200
Message-ID: <42B6933D.3090908@inrialpes.fr>
To: "Aaron J. Angel" <thatoneguy@aaronjangel.us>
CC: www-amaya@w3.org


>It seems Amaya freezes when the wrong credentials are entered for HTTP
>Digest (and possibly Basic) authentication.  I am running Amaya
>(Help/About reports amaya - 9.1.4 May 31 2005) on Windows XP.  Steps
>to reproduce:
>
>1. Open or save a document in a WebDAV repository protected by HTTP
>Digest authentication.
>
>2. Submit invalid credentials.
>
>3. Watch Amaya try to save the document over, and over, and over, with
>the same credentials.
>
>4. Try to close Amaya, and cancel instead of saving the document when
>prompted.
>
>5. See step 3.  )-:
>
>I would expect Amaya to abort the request and prompt the user for
>correct credentials.  Is this a known issue?  I haven't found any
>discussion in the list archives...
>
I just tried to reproduce your bug but after (2) I got a dialog asking 
me : "Authentification failed. Retry ?"
I think you do not have this dialog ?
Is it a server-side problem ? How did you configure your server ?

regards,

-- 
Stéphane GULLY - (http://www.zeitoun.net)
Received on Monday, 20 June 2005 09:59:05 UTC

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