Changes between Version 2 and Version 3 of ScriptAuthPlugin


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Jan 14, 2010, 11:39:54 AM (5 years ago)
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Carsten
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  • ScriptAuthPlugin

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    33== Description ==
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    5 Similar to normal HTTP Authentication, this plugin uses explicit URL parameters for transferring the username and passwort to a web script that implements the check and returns the authentication result in the HTTP response code.
     5Similar to normal HTTP Authentication, this plugin uses explicit URL parameters for transferring the username and passwort to a web script that implements the check and returns the authentication result in the HTTP response code and content.
    66When possible, the users email address is transferred and set as well.
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    4949(The HTTP result codes like 200 and 401 can unfortunately not (easily) be utilized with Python <= 2.4.)
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     51An example for a script that implements authentication against the phpBB forum database is available [http://www.phpbb.de/community/viewtopic.php?p=1155503#p1155503 here].
     52It is useful when you cannot use the PhpBbAuthPlugin directly, e.g. because the phpBB database is not accessible from your Trac host.
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    5255== Recent Changes ==