How do I enforce Bluestem Authentication for a FormMail form?
This article demonstrates how to enforce Bluestem authentication for a FormMail form.
This example demonstrates enforcing Bluestem authentication for a FormMail form. Try a demo.
<html> <head><title>Just testing</title></head> <body> <form method="post" action="https://tigger.uic.edu/htbin/cgiwrap-auth/bin/formmail/FormMail/depts/accc/forms/formmail/example-10.txt"> <h1>Example of FormMail 3.01</h1> This is similar to example 3, however it uses bluestem authentication. The point is so the authenticated bluestem id can be captured in a disk file. <p> It is <b>essential</b> that you authenticate <b><i>before</i></b> filling out and submitting this form! If you have already authenticated to tigger through bluestem, go ahead. But if not, you should stop and <a href="https://www.uic.edu/htbin/location.pl?location=http://www.uic.edu/depts/accc/forms/formmail/example-10.html">authenticate now</a>. At the end of this authentication, you will be redirected back to a fresh copy of this form. <hr> <p> My email address is: <input type="text" name="email" > <p> FormMail 3.01 is such an improvement over 2.0 that:<br> <input type=radio name="radbut" value="socks"> My socks were knocked off!<br> <input type=radio name="radbut" value="chair"> I fell of my chair.<br> <input type=radio name="radbut" value="big deal"> What's the big deal? Just use postcards. <br> Free-form comments, if you like; <textarea name=comments rows=5 cols=60> </textarea> <hr> <input type="submit" value="Submit your comments"> </form> </body> </html>
<!DOCTYPE form SYSTEM 'FormMail-3.0.dtd'> <form debug name="example10" > <!-- Insist on bluestem authentication --> <auth vtype=bluestem> <!-- I really want your email address --> <validate name="email" public="Your email address" vtype="email"> <!-- Mail will not be sent. --> <mail NOMAIL name="mail1" > </mail> <!-- Here is the file section. In production, I'd have to remove the NOFILE option. Note that by using the <filename> tag, I'll append info to an existing file. --> <file name="filesection"> <filename>/usr/local/etc/httpd/htdocs/depts/accc/webpub/formmail/junk</filename> <body> $fm_auth_bluestem_id;$fm_referer;$radbut;$comments </body> </file> <!-- Here's the html response header Note that the full html page is generated, including the <html>...</html> tags --> <response name="r0" > <![CDATA[ <html><head><title>Test</title></head><body> <h1> Thank You for Submitting your Comments</h1> <P> I hope I find them useful. :-) <p> -Bob </body></html> ]]> </response> </form>