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From Michael Becke <be...@u.washington.edu>
Subject Re: Username and password encoding
Date Thu, 29 Jul 2004 23:03:56 GMT
Hello Karthi,

There is no need to encode the username and password.  It gets handled 
as part of the NTLM authentication process.

Mike

On Jul 29, 2004, at 2:40 PM, Karthikeyani K wrote:

> Hi,
> We are using NTCredentials class from httpClient 
> (commons-httpclient-2.0.jar) for NTLM Authentication. Just wanted to 
> know whether the username and password passed to the constructor of 
> NTCredentials be encoded by using Base64 encoding. or should it be 
> passed as a normal username and password without encoding.
>
>
>
> Thanks,
>
> Karthi
>
>
>
>
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