cURL
Haxx ad
libcurl

curl's project page on SourceForge.net

Sponsors:
Haxx

cURL > Mailing List > Monthly Index > Single Mail

curl-library Mailing List Archives

Re: --negotiate and IIS

From: Daniel Stenberg <daniel_at_haxx.se>
Date: Fri, 12 Sep 2003 00:18:48 +0200 (CEST)

On Thu, 11 Sep 2003, Tim Bartley wrote:

> I've been playing with the new --negotiate feature in curl and it surprised
> me that it doesn't work with IIS's "Negotiate" http authentication scheme.
> It expects "GSS-Negotiate" for the authentication scheme (and then a
> Kerberos service name of khttp where IIS uses http). When I change the code
> to look for "Negotiate" and use a service name I'm happily able to
> authenticate using SPNEGO to IIS.
>
> I've submitted a patch
> (http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=804120&group_id=976&atid=300976)
> that allows curl --negotiate to accept both "GSS-Negotiate" and "Negotiate"

Cool and many thanks! I applied your patch nicely to the CVS version and will
commit soon.

> I was wondering if there was a good reason why only the "GSS-Negotiate"
> mechanism was implemented?

Daniel Kouril might be able to answer to that (as he brought that
functionality). I have no clue!

-- 
 Daniel Stenberg -- curl: been grokking URLs since 1998
-------------------------------------------------------
This sf.net email is sponsored by:ThinkGeek
Welcome to geek heaven.
http://thinkgeek.com/sf
Received on 2003-09-12

These mail archives are generated by hypermail.

donate! Page updated November 12, 2010.
web site info

File upload with ASP.NET