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noob question...md5 response [Jan. 20th, 2005|09:50 am]
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thanks guys for my question earlier. I got it to work successfully. I have another question.

After I have successfully logged in via MD5 hash, do I need to keep authenticating with mode=getchallenge to do other modes like mode=getevents?

Or can I continue to use the md5 challenge and response I originally generated?

My assumption would be that the md5 challenge is only good for 60 seconds and I would need to continue using mode=getchallenge to log in.

Is this correct?
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From: cellophane01
2005-05-24 10:19 am (UTC)
You'd think "single use" would be written anywhere in the documentation, except that it isn't.
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[User Picture]From: hyuri
2005-05-24 03:49 pm (UTC)
Check out the description of the getchallenge method, though they wrote “one-time” rather than “single‑use.”
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From: cellophane01
2005-05-24 08:54 pm (UTC)
Looks like I missed it. Probably because it's otherwise pretty well described in he Challenge/Response section.
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