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How to pass user credentials using Java

Sim Kim
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Joined: Aug 06, 2004
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Hi,

I want to access a File which is on a different machine using Java . I need to pass Username and Password so that I can access the file .

How can I do this ?
Ulf Dittmer
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What kind of file system is this?

If it's SMB, have a look at the jCIFS library, which emulates the java.io.File API for SMB filesystems. Its SmbFile class lets you open files with username/password.
 
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