NTLM Authentication Supported by Mozilla on All Platforms

Tuesday November 18th, 2003

Microsoft's NTLM authentication protocol, popular on Windows-based corporate networks, is now supported by Mozilla on all platforms. Previously, NTLM authentication was only available to Windows Mozilla users, requiring the presence of the Windows SSPI API. Now, the SSPI code has been discarded and a cross-platform implementation has been checked in. Bug 224653 has more details, including a list of caveats.

#10 Re: Re: Re: Re: But does FTP *UPLOAD* have a GUI y

by bzbarsky

Wednesday November 19th, 2003 6:36 PM

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> Hence separate applications for web browsing, e-mail, and FTP access.

There are plans for a separate FTP client? Please enlighten me...

FTP functionality is not removable from a "web browser", since so many sites really do depend on it....