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From Pid...@pidster.com>
Subject Re: adding authentication to unprotected page
Date Fri, 01 Jun 2007 07:28:13 GMT
Ryan wrote:
> Hi All,
> 
> I was wondering if any of you had experience with this. I want to add a 
> form
> on the homepage of an application that allows the user to quickly log in
> (see below) and take them to the protected page. I've never done this 
> before
> and unfortunately the form below doesn't seem to work, it basically brings
> me back to the original page. Any ideas?
> 
> Thanks,
> Ryan

You're submitting to an incorrect script location.
Tomcat auth, (if configured with as FORM), should be submitted to the 
virtual location:

   action="j_security_check"


p


>      <form method="POST" action='/package/protected/index.html' >
>      <table>
>        <tr>
>          <td>Username</td>
>          <td><input type="text" class="text" name="j_username" /></td>
>        </tr>
>        <tr>
>          <td>Password</td>
>          <td><input type="password" class="text" name="j_password" /></td>
>        </tr>
>      </table>
>      <p>
>        <input type="submit" class="button" value="Login" />
>      </p>
>      </form>
> 


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