Basic HTTP Authentication & PHP-FastCGI

Igor Clark igor at
Wed Jul 23 13:14:36 MSD 2008

I think this might be a suitable application for a FastCGI Authorizer,  
but I don't think nginx's auth module supports making FCGI authorizer  
If that's so, are there any plans to implement this? Seems like it  
would be a very useful addition.

On 22 Jul 2008, at 16:47, Phillip B Oldham wrote:

> I'm sure its possible, but I can't seem to find any documentation on  
> it...
> How would I pass the Basic HTTP Authentication user & password over  
> to PHP to do the check?
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