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From David Jencks <david_jen...@yahoo.com>
Subject Re: Certificate Authentication against a Database
Date Thu, 08 Feb 2007 16:21:41 GMT

On Feb 8, 2007, at 5:55 AM, Jochen Zink wrote:

> Hallo,
>
> at the moment I have a webapplication, that authenticates/authorise  
> the
> user with a HTTPS Listener with client Auth enabled and a Certificate
> propeties File realm.
>
> Now, my questions. Is it possible, to authenticate the user with a
> Database Realm or is the only way to became the same functionality  
> with
> writing a custom Realm with my own LoginModuleClass?

You will have to write a new LoginModule implementation, this case is  
not something we've run into before.  If you can contribute your  
login module back to the project it will help the next person with  
this requirement :-)

thanks
david jencks

>
> The Database authentication should work exactly like the Certificate
> properties File Realm.
>
> Thanks for reading!
>
>
>
>
> Beste Grüße/Best regards
> Jochen Zink
>
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