[jcifs] Only the first login is successful

Yannick yannick at smellyfrog.com
Tue Dec 6 08:44:01 GMT 2005

Hi Mike,

You probably need to use pre-authentication. So you need to setup a user 
account on the domain that you can use to do so, then add the following 
parameters in your web.xml file:



Hope this helps

Mike Bennett wrote:

>Using a plain jboss-3.2.7 server, I have a web app configured to use
>NTLM login through jcifs.  Using jcifs-1.2.7.jar or jcifs-1.2.6.jar,
>multiple users/browsers cannot log on to the server at the same time. 
>The first login goes through correctly and the user can access the
>app.  Any login thereafter (from a different machine, from a different
>user, from the same user on the same computer but with a different
>browser) fails with no error message just as if the user or password
>were invalid.  I have not had this problem with jcifs-1.1.8.jar, which
>I've been using for quite a while.  I was hoping to upgrade to take
>advantage of some of the other fixes.
>Is this a configuration problem or something else?  My web.xml section
>is pretty plain :
>    <filter-name>NTML HTTP Authentication Filter</filter-name>
>    <filter-class>jcifs.http.NtlmHttpFilter</filter-class>
>    <init-param>
>        <param-name>jcifs.smb.client.domain</param-name>
>        <param-value>MYDOMAIN</param-value>
>	</init-param>
>    <init-param>
>        <param-name>jcifs.http.domainController</param-name>
>        <param-value>mydc</param-value>
>    </init-param>
>    <filter-name>NTML HTTP Authentication Filter</filter-name>
>    <url-pattern>/*</url-pattern>

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