XMLRPC Authentication

Justin Johnson justinjohnson at fastmail.fm
Fri Jun 6 19:17:37 CEST 2003


Would you mind explaining to me how you use them?  In conjunction with
the example in the cookbook perhaps...

http://aspn.activestate.com/ASPN/Cookbook/Python/Recipe/81549

Thanks!
-Justin

On Fri, 6 Jun 2003 12:13:26 -0700 (PDT), "Dave Brueck"
<dave at pythonapocrypha.com> said:
> On Fri, 6 Jun 2003, Justin Johnson wrote:
> 
> > I have a simple xmlrpc server (using xmlrpclib) that accepts requests
> > from clients and runs some administrative commands on a bunch of servers
> > I support.  I would like to lock down access to the service so that only
> > authorized users can use it, by authenticating with a user name and
> > password.
> >
> > Has anyone done this before?  Is there an already existent authentication
> > framework available I can use with xmlrpc?
> 
> I use the improvements to xmlrpclib listed here:
> 
> http://www.zope.org/Members/Amos/XML-RPC
> 
> -Dave
> 
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