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by berthaboy
Tue Feb 24, 2009 7:40 pm
Forum: [3.0.x] MODs in Development
Topic: [RC] Easy RSS Atom mod for phpBB3
Replies: 92
Views: 13251

Re: [RC] Easy RSS Atom mod for phpBB3

Anyone using http auth on a non-https server should be well aware that the "security" is little more than a veil to a dedicated snooper, but the point is that RSS readers on the whole can't use cookie-based authentication, which severely limits the usefulness of this mod on boards that have user per...
by berthaboy
Mon Feb 23, 2009 3:13 pm
Forum: [3.0.x] MODs in Development
Topic: [RC] Easy RSS Atom mod for phpBB3
Replies: 92
Views: 13251

Re: [RC] Easy RSS Atom mod for phpBB3

Could you use $_SERVER['PHP_AUTH_USER'] and $_SERVER['PHP_AUTH_PW'] to grab http auth credentials (presented by many feed readers) and use these within the script to log the user on? I've got the problem at the moment that most of my users use RSS readers such as Feedreader - that can't cope with ph...

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