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

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Thu, 6 Nov 2008 13:32:53 +0100 (CET)

On Thu, 6 Nov 2008, Maxi Combina wrote:

> 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?

Right, NTLM is a strange creature that breaks many HTTP concepts and no it
doesn't seem to have any realm and there isn't an encryped one either afaik.

Received on 2008-11-06