hadoop-common-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "Benoy Antony (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Created] (HADOOP-8923) WEBUI shows an intermediatory page when the cookie expires.
Date Fri, 12 Oct 2012 17:13:02 GMT
Benoy Antony created HADOOP-8923:

             Summary: WEBUI shows an intermediatory page when the cookie expires.
                 Key: HADOOP-8923
                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HADOOP-8923
             Project: Hadoop Common
          Issue Type: Improvement
          Components: security
    Affects Versions: 1.1.0
            Reporter: Benoy Antony
            Assignee: Benoy Antony
            Priority: Minor

The WEBUI does Authentication (SPNEGO/Custom) and then drops a cookie. 
Once the cookie expires, the webui displays a page saying that "authentication token expired".
The user has to refresh the page to get authenticated again. This page can be avoided and
the user can authenticated without showing such a page to the user.
Also the when the cookie expires, a warning is logged. But there is no need to log this as
this is not of any significance.

This message is automatically generated by JIRA.
If you think it was sent incorrectly, please contact your JIRA administrators
For more information on JIRA, see: http://www.atlassian.com/software/jira

View raw message