Which handler LDAP SSO - NOW kerberos integration

Cantor, Scott cantor.2 at osu.edu
Wed Nov 19 16:31:58 EST 2014

On 11/19/14, 8:08 PM, "Douglas E Engert" <deengert at gmail.com> wrote:
>The patch to the kerberos-login-handler, addressed what I
>would have called an error handling problem. If the "WWW-Authenticate"
>looked like it was looping, the applet would call flushResponse. The
>patch allowed the kerberos-login.inc.jsp to detect this and and turn off 
>and give the user another chance at a different type of login.
>Unfortunately the SWITCH people did not do anything with the patch.

The problem I'm referring to is that such a hack was needed. That's a sign 
something is deeply broken and we're really just talking about our 

But the overall push back I would have is, if it's easily supportable, 
somebody could have joined the project to maintain the code with us. 
Nobody has. So that puts an ever increasing burden on a small group to 
support every single different thing people might want and become 
"experts" in everything, which is just not sustainable.

-- Scott

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