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Basic Authentication & Realm

Drew Lane
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Joined: May 13, 2001
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I'm trying to write a servlet that connects to another
server and performs Basic Authentication to download
a file.

Is it necessary to include the Realm in the request?

If I just send the username and password is that enough?


I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
subject: Basic Authentication & Realm
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