[thelist] Setting permissions so localhost can be used by Firefox

Ken Schaefer Ken at adOpenStatic.com
Fri Jul 22 19:03:41 CDT 2005

FWIW: Mozilla, Firefox and Opera all support NTLM authentication (which is
the older NT Challenge/Response)

Only IE supports Kerberos authentication, but that's probably unlikely to be
used here.


: From: thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org [mailto:thelist-
: bounces at lists.evolt.org] On Behalf Of Peter Brunone (EasyListBox.com)
: Sent: Saturday, 23 July 2005 1:13 AM
: To: codepo8 at gmail.com; thelist at lists.evolt.org; thelist at lists.evolt.org
: Subject: Re: [thelist] Setting permissions so localhost can be used by
: Firefox
:    Sounds like you've got Windows authentication (NT Challenge/Response)
: turned on in IIS.  Currently, IE is the only browser that supports this
: method of authentication.
: From: Christian Heilmann codepo8 at gmail.com
: > Can someone remind me how to set up the permissions to allow Firefox
: (and
: > others) to access my localhost? IE is working fine. It is not the hosts
: > file, as localhost, already exists there.
: > This is for WinXP Professional.

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