systemd requires HTTP server and serves QR codes

Lennart Poettering mzerqung at
Tue Oct 9 13:29:05 UTC 2012

On Mon, 08.10.12 21:00, Ray Strode (halfline at wrote:

> Hi,
> On Mon, Oct 8, 2012 at 1:07 PM, Lennart Poettering <mzerqung at> wrote:
> > Correct. Note that this is not accessible at all, by default, and mostly
> > a preview for now. Later on we will add http digest auth and proper TLS
> > support (including client certs) if people want to control
> > access. (thankfully, libmicrohttpd already implements auth+tls, so this
> > is easy for us to provide).
> I think negotiate-auth would be a really good feature here, since many
> enterprise deployments use kerberos based SSO in their intranets.

well, this is really computers authenticating against computers, not
users against computers. Hence I think kerberos/SSO is not really the
most appropriate logic, since it's very user-bound, no?


Lennart Poettering - Red Hat, Inc.

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