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From Joshua Slive <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Authentication Question
Date Mon, 27 Sep 2004 15:56:32 GMT
On Mon, 27 Sep 2004 10:41:56 -0400, Wagner, Aaron
<> wrote:
> Couldn't you make a customized error page and associate it with the error in the httpd.conf
to loop around again and prompt for login with maybe some feedback on why authentication was

No.  Because the error code for "wrong password" is the same as the
error code for "no password": 401.

It is the client's responsibility to decide how to deal with it.


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