Forum: Rails Engines Basic Auth (for personalized RSS-Feed)

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4606521b2f3140ea2c5ad0936333c9b1?d=identicon&s=25 Joerg Battermann (Guest)
on 2006-05-21 17:03
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Hey there,

Has anyone already implemented some sort of basic auth to be used with
user/login-engine? I am asking because I want to offer personalized
for a small web-application and eventually someone knows or already has
a functionality and might share it :)

05d703f649ef1d07e78d7b479fb4c4ac?d=identicon&s=25 James Adam (Guest)
on 2006-05-21 23:36
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Do you mean HTTP basic authentication? In which case I don't think so,
although we may look at it at work at some point.

- james
4606521b2f3140ea2c5ad0936333c9b1?d=identicon&s=25 Joerg Battermann (justbe)
on 2006-05-22 08:58
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yep. I have built one of my web-apps upon the two rails-engines and a
personalized rss-feed is a must sooner or later, so I'll have to
implement it anyway. I'll open a ticket in the bug-system for http basic
auth support and will attach a patch to it as soon as I am done (unless
someone else already has done it by then). Does that sound ok?

Best regards / MfG,
Joerg Battermann - blog:

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05d703f649ef1d07e78d7b479fb4c4ac?d=identicon&s=25 James Adam (Guest)
on 2006-05-22 10:39
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Sure, a ticket is fine - make sure and mark it as enhancement, the
component is login_engine and milestone should be 1.2.0 (i.e. it's


- james
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