[Icecast] admin.cgi metadata updates
oddsock at oddsock.org
Tue Jun 14 18:08:00 PDT 2005
At 07:37 PM 6/14/2005, you wrote:
>Karl Heyes wrote:
> > It uses http auth, so you can use
> > http://user:firstname.lastname@example.org:9876/.......
>Ah, well that's no good then. Windows doesn't support http auth in a
>URL anymore, and I'm wanting send this from a Windows application.
that is a Internet explorer specific security "enhancement", not a Windows
>Is there any chance of adding support for something like this...
doubtful...we use HTTP auth for all admin authentication, Even though basic
HTTP authentication is not exactly secure, passing in users and passwords
via URL calls is certainly *less secure* :)
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