[Mapbender_dev] Why username;email in digest authentication?

Armin Retterath armin.retterath at lvermgeo.rlp.de
Wed Jun 30 03:09:16 EDT 2010

hi vikas,

the problem is, that the mb_user_name is ambiguous! many 
implementiations have some kind of self registration functions. we need 
a unique identifier and i think this could be a good way to allow simple 


Am Dienstag 29 Juni 2010, um 21:25:33 schrieb Vikas Banjara:
> Hi all,
> I just noticed that previous implementations of http digest 
> in mapbender requires username == mb_username;email.
> Why is this scheme? Why not just mb_username?
> In my implementation I just used mb_username. Is there any problem 
> this implementation?
> Thanks
> Vikas

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