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Re: curl-library Digest, Vol 39, Issue 11

From: Maxi Combina <>
Date: Thu, 6 Nov 2008 12:45:47 +0100

> Funny how timely you ask this, as Josef Wolf is currently doing HTTP auth work
> that also needs the realm parsed... but you're right. There's currently no
> "easy" way to get the realm other than parsing the headers yourself.

Thanks for the answer.

Just to learn (please ignore if this is not the right place to ask): I
see the "realm" parameter in the headers when the Proxy uses Basic or
Digest authentication. When it uses (sigh) NTLM, the realm parameter
is not present. Maybe it is encrypted?

Thanks again, regards,
Received on 2008-11-06