[Zope3-Users] Authentication without cookies

Peter Bengtsson peter at fry-it.com
Mon Apr 14 12:55:46 EDT 2008

Slightly off-topic: What mobile browsers that support XHTML don't
support cookies these days? Don't need an accurate answer but I'm
curious about rough numbers.

On 14/04/2008, Hermann Himmelbauer <dusty at qwer.tk> wrote:
> Hi,
>  I'm developing a Zope3-based application which is used on mobile phones. The
>  problem here is that cookies don't always work with mobile browsers.
>  Therefore it seems, the way to go is to put a session key in the URL.
>  Therefore I need some authentication system that first tries to set a cookie,
>  and if it does not work, inserts somehow a key into every URL, whereas a
>  credentials plugin retrieves this key.
>  However, I assume I'm not the only one with such a scenario, therefore I'd
>  like to know if somebody solved this problem already?
>  If not, is there some suggested scenario how to find out if the browser
>  supports cookies?
>  Best Regards,
>  Hermann
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