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Re: Error in Worklight-based app when using Basic Authentication2013-02-10T08:25:46ZThis is the accepted answer. This is the accepted answer.Hi,
The Basic Authenticator is not meant for use in the context of Mobile applications. For this, I would recommend using adapter-based authentication.
With adapter-based authentication, you also have onSuccess and onFailure in addition to timeout. Thus, if providing incorrect credentials, you will not have to wait for the timeout, rather you will get onFailure.
See the following topics in IBM Worklight's Getting Started page: https://www.ibm.com/developerworks/mobile/worklight/getting-started/#authentication
And more specifically: ftp://public.dhe.ibm.com/software/mobile-solutions/worklight/docs/v505/Module_20_-_Authentication_Concepts.pdf ftp://public.dhe.ibm.com/software/mobile-solutions/worklight/docs/v505/Module_22_-_Adapter_Based_Authentication.pdf
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