|author||defanor <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2019-03-31 05:45:39 +0300|
|committer||defanor <email@example.com>||2019-03-31 05:45:39 +0300|
Ignore credentials provided by a user, serve documents with status code 401.
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@@ -75,6 +75,11 @@ a database connection failure was password-related.
With `auth=try` pgxhtml would serve pages composed using defaults if
no credentials are provided, but with 401 status code.
+`auth=fail` would ignore user-provided credentials and serve pages
+with 401 status code. It can be used to circumvent poor authentication
+handling by some web browsers.
### Web server
This is intended to be used with an HTTP server, which would take care