perl-modperl mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Jonathan Vanasco <jvana...@2xlp.com>
Subject Re: Client certificate based authentication
Date Sun, 08 Apr 2007 17:53:42 GMT

On Apr 8, 2007, at 6:29 AM, Erik Norgaard wrote:

> First, this might me a stupid question, but I haven't found (or  
> understood) how this works. When you have multiple handlers each  
> being called in different stages of the request handling, how do  
> you pass information from one handler to the next?
> I am thinking of a separate authentication handler (not  
> authorization as that depends on the action the user wants to do),  
> how to I pass on authentication details to the response handler?

pnotes
	http://perl.apache.org/docs/2.0/api/Apache2/RequestUtil.html#C_pnotes_

> Second, my idea is to have one domain name, to authenticate one  
> simply switch to https, the server should request the client  
> certificate. Is this possible? or must I create a separate domain  
> for secure access?
it should be possible -- but you'll have browser messages when you  
switch from http to https and the reverse




// Jonathan Vanasco

| - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -  
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
| SyndiClick.com
| - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -  
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
|      FindMeOn.com - The cure for Multiple Web Personality Disorder
|      Web Identity Management and 3D Social Networking
| - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -  
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
|      RoadSound.com - Tools For Bands, Stuff For Fans
|      Collaborative Online Management And Syndication Tools
| - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -  
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -



Mime
View raw message