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From Pierre Phaneuf>
Subject Re: Authentication handlers
Date Sat, 03 Mar 2001 13:24:33 GMT
"Paul J. Lucas" wrote:

> > Is there any means of removing the username and password from the browsers
> > cache.
>         $r->nocache(1);

No, I think he's talking about the "basic" authentication information,
that browsers keep in memory until they are stopped.

I think that if you give them an AUTH_REQUIRED, it might clear the
password, but that would also make the authentication dialog box appear
on their machine, which would be rather confusing.

Personally, I use cookies for authentication instead, you can remove
those at will.

Pierre Phaneuf

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