Auth_digest not working

Matthias Fechner idefix at
Tue Aug 2 15:55:13 UTC 2016

Am 01.08.2016 um 00:53 schrieb Maxim Dounin:
> The auth_digest module is a 3rd party one.  And the message 
> suggests there is a bug in it, or it's not compatible with the 
> current version of nginx.
> You may consider using an official module instead, auth_basic.  
> See here for details:

thanks, with auth_basic it is working.

But as auth_basic transfers the password I would really prefer to have
digest running which is much more secure.

Are there plans the get the auth-digest into nginx core?



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