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From "Robert Newson (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] Commented: (COUCHDB-1066) cookie_authentication_handler does not throw if cookie is invalid or has expired
Date Sun, 13 Feb 2011 15:09:57 GMT

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Robert Newson commented on COUCHDB-1066:
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Further, Filipe's fix works, but because jquery.couch.js does not send 'accept: application/json',
it doesn't trigger the code that bypasses the redirect.

> cookie_authentication_handler does not throw if cookie is invalid or has expired
> --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: COUCHDB-1066
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/COUCHDB-1066
>             Project: CouchDB
>          Issue Type: Bug
>    Affects Versions: 0.11.2, 1.0.2, 1.1
>            Reporter: Robert Newson
>            Assignee: Robert Newson
>            Priority: Critical
>
> cookie_authentication_handler does not throw if the cookie is invalid or has expired,
instead it delegates to the next handler.
> This leads to ugly results like getting a response from /_session but with no userCtx
filled in.
> cookie_authentication_handler should throw if, and only if, there's an AuthSession cookie
that is expired or invalid. We shouldn't attempt to try other auth schemes. If there is no
such cookie, then we delegate.

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