Re: Digest authentication

Mike Cowlishaw writes:
> Good to see it works.  Question: why is the 'opaque' field part of
> the WWW-Authenticate: header?  It would seem to be generally useful,
> independent of authentication, and therefore perhaps merits a header
> of its own:
>   Opaque: 34e1....3c81

  I wondered that myself.  It would dovetail nicely with either the
'Session-ID' or 'Cookie' proposals.

-Bill P.

Received on Wednesday, 26 April 1995 20:53:46 UTC