Shib with REST and AJAX Best Practices

Cantor, Scott cantor.2 at
Tue Sep 13 16:35:47 BST 2011

On 9/13/11 11:30 AM, "Russell J Yount" <rjy at> wrote:
>If the html page is set to not cache in both cases references to the html
>page cause browser to do a GET and shibboleth authentication occurs
>before the javascript download in case 1, or REST request is sent in case

I can't think why the browser would refetch the HTML page in the second
case. It's already loaded and the event on the page should just run the
script that's already in the client. So I would be somewhat in doubt that
it would behave that way on all browsers.

-- Scott

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