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From "Ralph Goers (JIRA)" <>
Subject [jira] Resolved: (VFS-316) HttpFileSystemConfigBuilder needs option for preemptive authentication
Date Tue, 02 Nov 2010 14:08:26 GMT


Ralph Goers resolved VFS-316.

    Resolution: Fixed

I reviewed and applied the patch. I am sure that I will also take advantage of this functionality.
Please review and close.

> HttpFileSystemConfigBuilder needs option for preemptive authentication
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
>                 Key: VFS-316
>                 URL:
>             Project: Commons VFS
>          Issue Type: Bug
>         Environment: IIS WebDAV
>            Reporter: David Hausladen
>             Fix For: 2.0
>         Attachments: PREEMPTIVEAUTH.patch
> I find that the credential challenges produced by the WebdavFileSystem as it uses the
HttpClient creates a great deal of superfluous HTTP traffic just to perform BASIC authentication.
 In some scenarios, dumbed-down preemptive authentication is needed for swifter traversals
of the repository.
> I suggest adding preemptive authentication to HttpFileSystemConfigBuilder and HttpClientFactory
to address this problem.

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