Re: [XHR] withCredentials and HTTP authentication

On Tue, Feb 12, 2013 at 7:30 PM, Monsur Hossain <> wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 12, 2013 at 3:37 AM, Anne van Kesteren <> wrote:
>> User credentials stored by the user agent based on a previous visit to the
>> URL.
> Ok thanks. I think it would be useful if the "HTTP authentication" in the
> above sentence snippet were either dropped or clarified (The CORS spec also
> uses the same sentence).

How is it different from mentioning cookies? It has the same effect, no?


Received on Tuesday, 12 February 2013 19:36:55 UTC