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From John Tranier <john.tran...@fylab.com>
Subject Re: authentication with spi2davex
Date Thu, 20 May 2010 05:32:57 GMT
I found that the initial credentials is processed by CredentialsWrapper 
that outputs an UsernamePasswordCredentials.
So I suppose there is no mechanism at the moment to send more 
information through the http request.
The only workaround I can figure out is to encode all the data into the 


John Tranier a écrit :
> Hi all,
> I keep working on the migration of an embedded jackrabbit repository
> to an externalized repository accessible through webdav.
> Following the previous discussions I had on the list, I have managed
> to migrate from Jackrabbit 1.6.0 to 2.1.0.
> Now, I am facing an issue with authentication with spi2davex.
> Here is a short description of my settings :
> * I use the jackrabbit web-application 2.1.0 that I have connected to
> my existing physical repository
> * I use my own implementation of LoginModule & AccessManager
> * To get JCR sessions, I use SimpleCredentials with extra attributes
> that are processed by my custom modules (LoginModule & AccessManager)
> My problem is that those extra attributes do not seem to be sent to
> the webdav server. I have monitored the http queries generated by my
> web application to the web dav server, and I cannot see any difference
> when I add or remove attributes from the credentials. So I suppose the
> http query generated by the login operation sends only login &
> password information.
> Do you think there is an easy way to solve this problem?
> Regards,
> John

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