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From "Justin Erenkrantz" <jus...@erenkrantz.com>
Subject Re: [PATCH] Case insensitive username matching for WIN32 and BS2000 (and OS2?)
Date Wed, 05 Dec 2007 00:13:25 GMT
On Dec 4, 2007 5:15 AM, Martin Kraemer <martin@apache.org> wrote:
> The usernames in WIN32 are, IIRC , case insensitive (and they are in
> BS2000, and perhaps in OS2?).

I don't get it - why should usernames be case-insensitive?  There's no
involvement of the Win32 (OS/2, z/OS, Netware, etc.) API here -
everything is through our htpasswd/htdigest file format.

Why should we diverge based on the server's platform?  -- justin

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