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From "Oleg Kalnichevski (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (HTTPCLIENT-1607) Change ContextAwareAuthScheme.authenticate to return a HeaderGroup instead of a single Header
Date Wed, 12 Aug 2015 16:55:46 GMT

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Oleg Kalnichevski commented on HTTPCLIENT-1607:
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I know a guy who says he can talk to Elvis.

> Change ContextAwareAuthScheme.authenticate to return a HeaderGroup instead of a single
Header
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: HTTPCLIENT-1607
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HTTPCLIENT-1607
>             Project: HttpComponents HttpClient
>          Issue Type: Wish
>          Components: HttpClient
>    Affects Versions: 4.3.6
>            Reporter: Marcos Scriven
>            Priority: Minor
>
> While writing a custom {{AuthScheme}}, I needed to add multiple headers to the request.
> This is of course possible just by directly adding them to the request available as a
parameter, but then it makes the return value rather arbitrary. Returning null seems to work,
and is just silently ignored.
> I think it would be more intuitive to change the interface to return a {{HeaderGroup}}
instead.
> I guess an alternative would be to write a custom filter somewhere, but that wouldn't
tie in nicely with authentication caches and user credentials automatically being applied
according to the host route.



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