[mod_python] xmlrpc connection

Colin Bean ccbean at gmail.com
Tue Oct 7 17:12:45 EDT 2008

2008/10/7 Standa <stanislav.stipl at gmail.com>:
> Hello,
> I am trying to write an web application, where user logs to it with web form
> and then the mod_python application comunicates with the xmlrpc server. I
> would need either to keep persistent xmlrpc connection between http requests
> or store user's login and password. I have already tried to keep the login
> and password using mod_python session, but it is stored in unencrypted file
> on the hard disk and I don't think this would be safe enough. Could you help
> me? I am sory about my english..
> Best regards, Standa

Have you considered hashing the password before adding it to the
mod_python session?  Or possibly passing some other kind of session id
to the RPC server instead of the username and password?


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