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Joby George
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Hi All,

Can any one help me how to configure security in struts and I am using WSAD5.1.
 
Nathaniel Stoddard
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If I've read the documentation clearly, you still define security through your web.xml deployment descriptors. Then, you can limit access to actions via the struts-config.xml so users in certain roles are allowed, and everybody else rudely rejected.

Check out the struts-config DTD for more info. (I can't think of any better source -- not that I've found.) Maybe the Struts User Guide, but that's just a guess. I don't remember security being mentioned in it.
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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