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From André Warnier>
Subject Re: LDAP on TOMCAT 7.0.30
Date Tue, 29 Jan 2013 09:19:01 GMT
Christopher Schultz wrote:
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> André,
> On 1/28/13 12:32 PM, André Warnier wrote:
>> Christopher Schultz wrote:
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>>> Chris,
>>> On 1/28/13 7:47 AM, chris derham wrote:
>>>>> 1) All 3 applications  are browser compatible  and users may
>>>>> use other then IE hence IE alone can be ruled out
>>>> Do you mean "multiple browsers access these web applications,
>>>> so we can't use anything that is IE specific"? Assuming that
>>>> you do, I don't believe that anybody suggested anything that is
>>>> IE specific, e.g. the SSO solutions so far posted will work in
>>>> other browsers as well. Can you elaborate on what you mean
>>>> exactly please?
>>> I think auto-forwarding credentials from the client system
>>> through the browser generally requires MSIE. I've never done
>>> anything like that and have no idea what I'm talking about, so I
>>> may be completely wrong.
>> You are. Firefox supports "Windows Integrated Authentication" fine
>> too, and I believe most usual current browsers do.
> Do you need a plug-in or anything like that? Does it need to be
> specifically enabled?

This may provide more details :
or search Google for : windows integrated authentication support in firefox

I am using currently Firefox v 17.0.1, and it seems to do fine right out of the box.
By default, Firefox will prompt for id/pw in a dialog box anyway, even for WIA. But you 
can change this specifically for a list of sites, for which no prompt will be issued.
(That's all under Windows of course).

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