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websphere basic authentication

t dan

Joined: Jul 16, 2006
Posts: 3
I am using basic authentication in an interactive way. but when i was trying to use it in non interactive way with the user credentials supplied in the request headers it throws me 403 error . Any ideas
Ulf Dittmer

Joined: Mar 22, 2005
Posts: 42952
Welcome to JavaRAnch.

How do you send the credentials to the server? Have you verified on the HTTP level that the same is sent as if you were using a browser? A tool like Ethereal can help with this.
[ July 17, 2006: Message edited by: Ulf Dittmer ]
t dan

Joined: Jul 16, 2006
Posts: 3
I am sorry about the status code . I am actually getting a 302 error code which is actually resource moved or not found. Any ideas
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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