[Mailman-Users] Authorization required with FireFox 3

Sascha Schmidt saschahb at gmx.net
Fri Jun 20 08:26:23 CEST 2008


thanks for your replies.

- I've deleted all cookies
- Cleared the browser-cache

but to login at the password prompt does not work.

BUT: Giving the password directly with the ?adminpw= argument works 
perfectly. Don't know why this works, but not through the other way 
(password prompt).


Brad Knowles schrieb:
> Sascha Schmidt wrote:
>> yesterday, 2 days after the release of FireFox 3 I'm trying to login 
>> to my mailman 2.1.10 installation. After entering the correct password 
>> the errormessage "Authorization failed" is shown. Deleting the Browser 
>> Cache/Cookies didn't fix the problem.
>> There's no problem logging in with Firefox 2 and IE.
>> Someone can reproduce this behaviour?
> I've already used Firefox 3 to log into two separate Mailman mailing 
> list services that I administer, with no problems.
> Tell us more about how you've got Firefox configured, and we might be in 
> a better position to help.

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