WebDAV HTTP Auth to RADIUS, possible?

Alan DeKok aland at deployingradius.com
Wed Aug 30 19:41:14 CEST 2006

"Michael Check" <michaelr.check at gmail.com> wrote:
> Is it possible to set up an Apache 1.3 server with WebDAV to
> authenticate to a freeRADIUS?

  Unless I'm mistaken, webdav uses HTTP digest for authentication.
That makes it difficult.

> Ideally, I would like to tell the Apache directives to look at
> freeRADIUS for authentication using the httpd.conf file.

  If it's using basic authentication, mod_auth_radius can help.

> We're using freeRadius 1.1.0 on OSX.4, successfully authenticatiing
> off an Active Directory master.

  If it's using HTTP digest authentication, then this is impossible.
HTTP digest requires the clear-text password, and AD doesn't supply it.  

  Alan DeKok.
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