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Re: transmission-remote authentication failure

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  • Stefano
    AH AH AH!! I can t believe it!! It WORKS!! It s just a problem of parameters order... Thankyou very much! Cheers Stefano
    Message 1 of 3 , Jan 9, 2013
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      AH AH AH!!
      I can't believe it!!
      It WORKS!! It's just a problem of parameters order...
      Thankyou very much!

      Cheers
      Stefano

      --- In nslu2-general@yahoogroups.com, "oddballhero" wrote:
      >
      > Try transmission-remote --auth=username:password -l
      >
      > --- In nslu2-general@yahoogroups.com, "Stefano" wrote:
      > >
      > > Hi everybody.
      > > I'm using transmission 2.73 (13592) with authentication enabled and
      > > whitelist disabled. I can access torrent list using a web browser from
      > > any PC in my network and authentication is correctly working, but when
      > > I try to get torrent list with transmission-remote from an SSH session
      > > I get the following error:
      > >
      > > Unexpected response: <h1>401: Unauthorized</h1>Unauthorized Usere:
      > > application/x-www-form-urlencoded
      > >
      > > I use the following script:
      > >
      > > #!/bin/sh
      > > transmission-remote -l --auth username:password
      > >
      > > The script is perfectly working if I disable rpc authentication in
      > > settings.json.
      > > If I add the debug option (-b) this is what i get:
      > >
      > > posting:
      > > --------
      > > {"arguments":{"fields":["error","errorString","eta","id","isFinished","l\
      > > eftUntilDone","name","peersGettingFromUs","peersSendingToUs","rateDownlo\
      > > ad","rateUpload","sizeWhenDone","status","uploadRatio"]},"method":"torre\
      > > nt-get","tag":4}
      > >
      > > --------
      > > > POST /transmission/rpc/ HTTP/1.1
      > > User-Agent: transmission-remote/2.73 (13592)
      > > Host: localhost:9091
      > > Accept: */*
      > > Accept-Encoding: deflate, gzip
      > > Content-Length: 233
      > > Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded
      > >
      > > < HTTP/1.1 401 Unauthorized
      > > < Server: Transmission
      > > < WWW-Authenticate: Basic realm="Transmission"
      > > < Date: Tue, 08 Jan 2013 15:24:45 GMT
      > > < Content-Length: 43
      > > < Content-Type: text/html; charset=ISO-8859-1
      > > <
      > > Unexpected response: <h1>401: Unauthorized</h1>Unauthorized Usere:
      > > application/x-www-form-urlencoded
      > >
      > > Note that if I issue the command
      > >
      > > transmission-remote -b -l
      > >
      > > I have the following output:
      > >
      > > posting:
      > > --------
      > > {"arguments":{"fields":["error","errorString","eta","id","isFinished","l\
      > > eftUntilDone","name","peersGettingFromUs","peersSendingToUs","rateDownlo\
      > > ad","rateUpload","sizeWhenDone","status","uploadRatio"]},"method":"torre\
      > > nt-get","tag":4}
      > >
      > > --------
      > > > POST /transmission/rpc/ HTTP/1.1
      > > User-Agent: transmission-remote/2.73 (13592)
      > > Host: localhost:9091
      > > Accept: */*
      > > Accept-Encoding: deflate, gzip
      > > Content-Length: 233
      > > Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded
      > >
      > > < HTTP/1.1 401 Unauthorized
      > > < Server: Transmission
      > > < WWW-Authenticate: Basic realm="Transmission"
      > > < Date: Tue, 08 Jan 2013 15:26:37 GMT
      > > < Content-Length: 43
      > > < Content-Type: text/html; charset=ISO-8859-1
      > > <
      > > Unexpected response: <h1>401: Unauthorized</h1>Unauthorized Usere:
      > > application/x-www-form-urlencoded
      > >
      > > It seems that sent data does not contain authentication even if this is
      > > given on the command line, as Content-Length is always 233.
      > >
      > > Any idea?
      > >
      > > Thanks,
      > > Stefano
      > >
      > >
      > > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      > >
      >
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