Class: HTTPClient::AuthFilterBase

Inherits:
Object
  • Object
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Defined in:
lib/httpclient/auth.rb

Overview

Common abstract class for authentication filter.

There are 2 authentication filters.

WWWAuth

Authentication filter for handling authentication negotiation between Web server. Parses 'WWW-Authentication' header in response and generates 'Authorization' header in request.

ProxyAuth

Authentication filter for handling authentication negotiation between Proxy server. Parses 'Proxy-Authentication' header in response and generates 'Proxy-Authorization' header in request.

Direct Known Subclasses

ProxyAuth, WWWAuth