This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
How would i go about login in to a restricted web page using jdbc realms through a servlet. I've got jdbc realms working fine but I'm looking to get the authentication from a servlet and passing it to tomcat. For example http://username assword@localhost:8080/restricted.html This would work in the servlet with a redirect but the password is clear to see. Any help would be great. Thanks