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From adr...@apache.org
Subject cvs commit: jakarta-commons/httpclient/xdocs authentication.xml
Date Thu, 14 Aug 2003 00:09:51 GMT
adrian      2003/08/13 17:09:51

  Modified:    httpclient/xdocs authentication.xml
  Log:
  Added a note that the username should not be prefixed with the domain.
  
  Thanks to David Cowan for discovering the omission.
  
  Revision  Changes    Path
  1.7       +5 -2      jakarta-commons/httpclient/xdocs/authentication.xml
  
  Index: authentication.xml
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvs/jakarta-commons/httpclient/xdocs/authentication.xml,v
  retrieving revision 1.6
  retrieving revision 1.7
  diff -u -r1.6 -r1.7
  --- authentication.xml	8 Aug 2003 07:59:53 -0000	1.6
  +++ authentication.xml	14 Aug 2003 00:09:51 -0000	1.7
  @@ -106,7 +106,10 @@
   		<p>NTLM authentication requires an instance of NTCredentials be
   		available for the <i>domain name</i> of the server or the default
   		credentials.  Note that since NTLM does not use the notion of realms
  -		HttpClient uses the domain name of the server as the name of the realm.</p>
  +		HttpClient uses the domain name of the server as the name of the realm.
  +		Also note that the username provided to the NTCredentials should not
  +		be prefixed with the domain - ie: "adrian" is correct whereas
  +		"DOMAIN\adrian" is not correct.</p>
   
   		<p>There are some significant differences in the way that NTLM works
   		compared with basic and digest authentication.  These differences
  
  
  

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