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From adr...@apache.org
Subject cvs commit: jakarta-commons/httpclient/xdocs authentication.xml
Date Thu, 14 Aug 2003 09:08:50 GMT
adrian      2003/08/14 02:08:50

  Modified:    httpclient/xdocs Tag: HTTPCLIENT_2_0_BRANCH
                        authentication.xml
  Log:
  Added note about having JCE on the classpath and using unqualified user names with NTLM
authentication.
  
  Revision  Changes    Path
  No                   revision
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  1.5.2.1   +14 -4     jakarta-commons/httpclient/xdocs/authentication.xml
  
  Index: authentication.xml
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvs/jakarta-commons/httpclient/xdocs/authentication.xml,v
  retrieving revision 1.5
  retrieving revision 1.5.2.1
  diff -u -r1.5 -r1.5.2.1
  --- authentication.xml	21 Jun 2003 08:25:47 -0000	1.5
  +++ authentication.xml	14 Aug 2003 09:08:50 -0000	1.5.2.1
  @@ -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
  @@ -151,8 +154,15 @@
         of basic authentication available in the       
         <a href="http://cvs.apache.org/viewcvs/jakarta-commons/httpclient/src/examples/">example
directory</a> in CVS.
         </p>
  -	</section>
  -
  +  </section>
  +  
  +  <section name="Troubleshooting">
  +      <p>Some authentication schemes may use cryptographic algorithms. It is recommended
to include the
  +         <a href="http://java.sun.com/products/jce/" target="_blank">Java Cryptography
Extension</a> in
  +         your runtime environment prior to JDK 1.4.
  +        
  +      </p>
  +  </section>
     </body>
   
   </document>
  
  
  

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