Re: [htdig] Quick Question about using htdig

Subject: Re: [htdig] Quick Question about using htdig
From: Geoff Hutchison (
Date: Fri Jan 07 2000 - 11:08:11 PST

At 11:05 AM -0500 1/7/00, Deepak Vaidya wrote:
>The problem I am having is the list archives are password proctected and
>using authorization: username:password did not work was planned. What
>could I be doing wrong.

How is the password protection implemented? If it's via server-side
passwords (e.g. the browser throws up a dialog box) this should work.
If it's via some sort of CGI, it's not easy to do--you'll have to
figure out some way to authenticate the htdig robot to the CGI.

-Geoff Hutchison
Williams Students Online

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