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http basic auth ?

From: Timothee Besset <ttimo@idsoftware.com>
Date: Thu, 02 Jan 2003 11:11:19 +0100
Message-ID: <3E141047.9010506@idsoftware.com>
To: www-lib@w3.org

I am trying to load a document from an URL protected behind a basic HTTP 
auth. I am passing an url like "http://login:pass@host" to HTLoadToFile, 
and for some reason the Auth module doesn't pick up anything and I keep 
getting 'Authorization required' error.

The above syntax works fine for ftp protocol. But for http, should this 
work too? Or I should be parsing it and setting up the credentials myself?

Received on Thursday, 2 January 2003 05:12:02 UTC

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