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From "John Casey (JIRA)" <j...@codehaus.org>
Subject [jira] Commented: (MNG-4147) very long passwords cause LightweightHTTP wagon to line-wrap the Base64-encoded Authorization header
Date Tue, 28 Apr 2009 15:59:44 GMT

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John Casey commented on MNG-4147:
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We should move to the httpclient-based http wagon to avoid problems in Sun's HTTPURLConnection
code.

> very long passwords cause LightweightHTTP wagon to line-wrap the Base64-encoded Authorization
header
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: MNG-4147
>                 URL: http://jira.codehaus.org/browse/MNG-4147
>             Project: Maven 2
>          Issue Type: Bug
>          Components: Artifacts and Repositories
>    Affects Versions: 2.1.0
>            Reporter: John Casey
>            Assignee: John Casey
>             Fix For: 2.1.1
>
>
> I'll cross-file (and link) this issue into wagon, but Sun's HTTPURLConnection implementation
uses a line-wrapping Base64 implementation. When passwords are very long, this causes an invalid
HTTP request, since the Authorization header's value is line-wrapped.

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