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From David Sean Taylor <da...@bluesunrise.com>
Subject Re: Password Question
Date Thu, 12 Oct 2006 16:56:31 GMT
Mark McCullough wrote:
> I'm creating a class to plug in to an external web application that allows
> users from the external web app to modify the passwords in the jetspeed
> database. I ran a test and the passwords are properly being encoded using
> SHA-1 and Base64.
> The problem is when I update the new password in the jetspeed database and
> user logs in, authentication fails. I then go into the database browser and
> the password was changed back to its previous value before I ran the update
> from the external web app.
> The only way I've been able to prevent this from happening is to delete the
> 'tomcat/work' folder before logging in with the new password. Is there some
> way I can prevent this? Thanks.
Or restart the server. There are some caching issues going on there.
Need to look into the password management code and see how(if) we can 
disable caching.
Best to create a JIRA issue

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