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<security-constraint> in web.xml

Neeraj Vij
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Joined: Nov 25, 2003
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I have given the following configuration in web.xml

Now, if I want to access a jsp using the url /jsp/common/login.jsp, it gives me an authentication box which is a correct behaviour. Please correct me, if I am wrong.

If I want to access the jsp what credentails should be used in the authentication box for accessing the jsp.

Chinna Eranna
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Joined: Dec 08, 2009
Posts: 174

- Chinna
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: <security-constraint> in web.xml