Re: Apache & Auth. - When?

Jonathan Roy (roy@atlantic.net)
Mon, 05 May 1997 21:04:32 -0400

Message-Id: <3.0.1.32.19970505210432.00686efc@mail.atlantic.net>
Date: Mon, 05 May 1997 21:04:32 -0400
To: Maxwell Anthony Campos <mcampos@jove.acs.unt.edu>
From: Jonathan Roy <roy@atlantic.net>
Subject: Re: Apache & Auth. - When?
In-Reply-To: <Pine.GSO.3.95.970505154141.5836C-100000@jove.acs.unt.edu>


  There are some authentication modules written in perl you can use with
mod_perl. For example, authentication using DBI::.

  Check out:

http://www.perl.org/CPAN/modules/by-module/Apache/apache-modlist.html

-Jonathan

At 03:57 PM 5/5/97 -0500, you wrote:
>I am considering programming a bunch of CGI scripts in Perl using either
>mod_perl or FastCGI.  In addition to the scripts, I also need to write an
>authentification module in Perl.
>
>While I'd like to do everything using FastCGI, the authentification
>portion is not yet supported with Apache.
>
>A few questions -
>
>- Is mod_fastcgi still being developed?  (I mean, are people still
>actually working on it?)
>
>- Will authentification ever be supported?  If so, anytime soon (within
>the next month)?  
>
>- Is there some other way that I can implement authentification using
>FastCGI without waiting? 
>
>Max Campos
>
>
>

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