Manuel Kasper wrote:
> Christoph Gysin said:
>> Barry Mather wrote:
>>> Would be good to include a logout button that ditches the auth session,
>>> for fairly obvious reasons ...
>> I also vote for this feature. Is there any reason why this isn't in
>> monowall yet?
> You can't really "logout" with HTTP authentication; you'd have to convince
> your browser to forget the login credentials that you entered, so it's a
> browser issue. There's no "session" on m0n0wall that could be killed; the
> credentials are sent with each request. We could return a 401 response, as
> this makes some browsers clear the cached credentials, but AFAIR this
> isn't necessarily true.
Mozilla's progress on this bug:
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=260839 (successor to the first bug)
It seems from comment #101 in the first bug that they haven't even considered
applying this to firefox:
Which makes me think: Who the heck decides what makes it from Mozilla to Firefox?
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