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Basic Authentication through websphere server

Deep Mukherjee

Joined: Jan 04, 2010
Posts: 20
Can any one Help ,how can i enable basic security in web sphere for this web.xml

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<web-app id="WebApp_ID" version="2.4" xmlns="" xmlns:xsi="" xsi:schemaLocation="">


I want to do role based authentication through Websphere server .If some one can guide me with step by step process ,would be very helpful.
Brian Hennessy
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Joined: Oct 24, 2005
Posts: 57
I've used this tutorial before, its for WAS 5 but approach is still relevant

Testing J2EE Security Applications Using a Custom Registry in WebSphere Studio V5
I agree. Here's the link:
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