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From Eric Ladner <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Authentication question and ideas requested.
Date Sun, 07 Nov 2004 18:22:43 GMT
On Sun, 7 Nov 2004 18:04:01 +0100, Ralf Glauberman
<> wrote:
> you have to use a service-account to search for the user, the
> password-verification is done with the username&password the user entered.
> why is it impossible to create a service-account for this?

Corporate policy.  Service accounts = Spawn of satan.  Or so they are
led to believe.  Basically they are plugging up every possible
venerability (except for the fact they still run Windows) by not
implementing any extra functionality at all.

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