CGI/1.0: authentication (Rob McCool)
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From: (Rob McCool)
Date: Wed, 8 Dec 1993 02:49:13 -0600
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Subject: CGI/1.0: authentication
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I have added YAEV, Yet Another Environment Variable to the CGI spec: AUTH_TYPE.
This is the protocol-specific method used to authenticate the user. The value
of this variable would determine what is in the AUTH_USER variable (for
instance, if it was public key authentication, this may be the user's public

Any problems with this?