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Authen::Simple::HTTP(3User Contributed Perl DocumentatiAuthen::Simple::HTTP(3)

NAME
       Authen::Simple::HTTP - Simple HTTP authentication

SYNOPSIS
	   use Authen::Simple::HTTP;

	   my $http = Authen::Simple::HTTP->new(
	       url => 'http://www.host.com/protected'
	   );

	   if (	$http->authenticate( $username,	$password ) ) {
	       # successfull authentication
	   }

	   # or	as a mod_perl Authen handler

	   PerlModule Authen::Simple::Apache
	   PerlModule Authen::Simple::HTTP

	   PerlSetVar AuthenSimpleHTTP_url "http://www.host.com/protected"

	   <Location /protected>
	     PerlAuthenHandler Authen::Simple::HTTP
	     AuthType	       Basic
	     AuthName	       "Protected Area"
	     Require	       valid-user
	   </Location>

DESCRIPTION
       Authenticate against an HTTP server.

METHODS
       o   new

	   This	method takes a hash of parameters. The following options are
	   valid:

	   o	   url

		   Url to authenticate against.	Required.

		       url => 'http://www.host.com/protected'

	   o	   agent

		   Any object that is a	subclass of LWP::UserAgent.

		       agent =>	LWP::UserAgent->new;

	   o	   log

		   Any object that supports "debug", "info", "error" and
		   "warn".

		       log => Log::Log4perl->get_logger('Authen::Simple::HTTP')

       o   authenticate( $username, $password )

	   Returns true	on success and false on	failure.

SEE ALSO
       Authen::Simple.

       LWP::UserAgent.

       LWPx::ParanoidAgent.

AUTHOR
       Christian Hansen	"ch@ngmedia.com"

COPYRIGHT
       This program is free software, you can redistribute it and/or modify it
       under the same terms as Perl itself.

perl v5.24.1			  2017-07-03	       Authen::Simple::HTTP(3)

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