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simple authenticaion in Tomcat 5.x

Kartik Ruppa
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Joined: Aug 28, 2002
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I want to have a username/passwd authentication for my web application running on Tomcat 5.x.

Can somebody tell me how to achieve this.

Thanks in advnace!
Mike Curwen
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Joined: Feb 20, 2001
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