Changes between Version 74 and Version 75 of XmlRpcPlugin


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Timestamp:
Feb 12, 2010, 12:52:48 AM (5 years ago)
Author:
jpschewe
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Added information about how to do digest authentication with python

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    164164server.wiki.putAttachment('WikiStart/t.py', xmlrpclib.Binary(open('t.py').read()))
    165165}}}
     166
     167==== Using Digest Authentication in python ====
     168One can use digest authentication if you know the realm that you're connecting to. This shows up in the login box "server says '<realm'".
     169
     170{{{
     171class HTTPSDigestTransport(xmlrpclib.SafeTransport):
     172    """
     173    Transport that uses urllib2 so that we can do Digest authentication.
     174   
     175    Based upon code at http://bytes.com/topic/python/answers/509382-solution-xml-rpc-over-proxy
     176    """
     177
     178    def __init__(self, username, pw, realm, verbose = None, use_datetime=0):
     179        self.__username = username
     180        self.__pw = pw
     181        self.__realm = realm
     182        self.verbose = verbose
     183        self._use_datetime = use_datetime
     184
     185    def request(self, host, handler, request_body, verbose):
     186        import urllib2
     187
     188        url='https://'+host+handler
     189        if verbose or self.verbose:
     190            print "ProxyTransport URL: [%s]"%url
     191
     192        request = urllib2.Request(url)
     193        request.add_data(request_body)
     194        # Note: 'Host' and 'Content-Length' are added automatically
     195        request.add_header("User-Agent", self.user_agent)
     196        request.add_header("Content-Type", "text/xml") # Important
     197
     198        # setup digest authentication
     199        authhandler = urllib2.HTTPDigestAuthHandler()
     200        authhandler.add_password(self.__realm, url, self.__username, self.__pw)
     201        opener = urllib2.build_opener(authhandler)
     202
     203        #proxy_handler=urllib2.ProxyHandler()
     204        #opener=urllib2.build_opener(proxy_handler)
     205        f=opener.open(request)
     206        return(self.parse_response(f))
     207
     208digestTransport = HTTPSDigestTransport("username", "password", "realm")
     209server = xmlrpclib.ServerProxy("https://host/login/xmlrpc", transport=digestTransport)
     210
     211}}}
     212
    166213         
    167214=== Using from C# ===