Yes the original url looks like
and the return url coming back from CAS looks like
I am pretty sure this is native to the way CAS returns urls, and
probably need to ping some ColdFusion folks on how to deal with the
urlencoded return. I'll also message the ColdFusion library group.
If anyone out here has CAS experience and can confirm that urlencoded
return urls seem normal that would be helpful.
Walker, David wrote:
> So a user arrives at your app. You see that they are not logged in, and so redirect them to the CAS server with a return URL back to your application.
> Do you have an example of that URL?
> David Walker
> Library Web Services Manager
> California State University
> From: Code for Libraries [[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Jimmy Ghaphery [[log in to unmask]]
> Sent: Wednesday, January 27, 2010 9:18 AM
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> Subject: [CODE4LIB] urldecode problem and CAS
> I'm looking for some urldecode help if possible. I have an app that gets
> a call through a url which looks like this in order to pull up a
> specific record:
> It is password protected and we have recently moved to CAS for
> authentication. After it gets passed from CAS back to our server it
> looks like this and tosses an error:
> The equals sign translated to %3d
> Any ideas are appreciated.
> Jimmy Ghaphery
> Head, Library Information Systems
> VCU Libraries
Head, Library Information Systems