[standards-jig] Call for Experience: JEP-0078 (Non-SASLAuthentication)

JD Conley jconley at winfessor.com
Wed Sep 22 20:31:08 UTC 2004


> You presume that ALL users can authenticate using the same method.
> This is not always the case. A server implementation may not allow
> admins to ever authenticate via plaintext for example. We need to keep
> the username element for these scenarios.

But we can't do this in SASL.  If this is a valid case then we have to
keep this JEP around forever.

--
JD




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