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From craig...@locus.apache.org
Subject cvs commit: jakarta-tomcat/src/doc readme
Date Fri, 07 Apr 2000 23:03:57 GMT
craigmcc    00/04/07 16:03:56

  Modified:    src/doc  readme
  Log:
  Updated the Release Notes comments about form-based security to reflect the
  change that was just made.
  
  Revision  Changes    Path
  1.6       +6 -8      jakarta-tomcat/src/doc/readme
  
  Index: readme
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvs/jakarta-tomcat/src/doc/readme,v
  retrieving revision 1.5
  retrieving revision 1.6
  diff -u -r1.5 -r1.6
  --- readme	2000/04/06 17:54:33	1.5
  +++ readme	2000/04/07 23:03:56	1.6
  @@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
  -$Id: readme,v 1.5 2000/04/06 17:54:33 craigmcc Exp $
  +$Id: readme,v 1.6 2000/04/07 23:03:56 craigmcc Exp $
           
                              Release Notes for
                              =================
  @@ -122,13 +122,11 @@
     usernames and passwords are sent encoded, but not encrypted, with
     every single request.
   
  -- FORM based authentication is partially supported, although there are
  -  known bugs and specification compliance issues.  This implementation
  -  is *not* suitable for general application use.
  -
  -  If you wish to participate in debugging and enhancing this portion of
  -  Tomcat, please subscribe to the TOMCAT-DEV mailing list, and assist in
  -  locating and fixing all of the outstanding problems.
  +- Form based login is partially supported, but only lightly tested.  To
  +  assist in debugging this feature, you can enable the partial support
  +  by using a nonstandard <auth-method>EXPERIMENTAL_FORM</auth-method>
  +  element in your application deployment descriptor (web.xml) file.  It
  +  should not be enabled for any reason other than debugging Tomcat.
   
   - DIGEST authentication and HTTPS client authentication (i.e. SSL)
     are not supported in this release.
  
  
  

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