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[whatwg] Solving the login/logout problem in HTML

From: Kornel Lesinski <kornel@geekhood.net>
Date: Thu, 27 Nov 2008 00:13:04 -0000
Message-ID: <op.uk8372oaptj49s@aimac.local>

I've prepared proof-of-concept of an alternate solution that reuses  
existing HTTP authentication:

http://geekhood.net/auth/

In essence this works by translating HTML form into URL in format  
http://user:pass at example.com (it can be done using JS or HTTP redirect.  
Ideally, this would be done by the browser based on <form> attribute or  
such).

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regards, Kornel Lesinski
Received on Wednesday, 26 November 2008 16:13:04 UTC

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