Add OAuth authentication support to HttpClient

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Zheng (Erik) Bi and Xiaofeng Yu

Date archived: April 18, 2019 | First published: December 14, 2010

With modern web applications, accessing resources using the HTTP protocol can be cumbersome. In this article, learn how HttpClient's authentication modules can help provide OAuth authentication support. Learn to extend the authentication module to use a customized authentication scheme. An example, including sample code, shows you how to use the open source library provided by oauth.net to add OAuth authentication support to the HttpClient component.

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