The process below configures your Firefox browser for SPNEGO connections. Note that these instructions are specific for Firefox version 40.0.3x - the details may differ slightly if you are using a different version:
- Open the Firefox configuration page by navigating to the address
- In the Search text field, enter
network.negotiate-auth.trusted-uristo bring up that property.
- Right-click on
network.negotiate-auth.trusted-urisand select Modify to edit the property and enter the hostnames of the web server nodes in your cluster as a comma-separated list.
- Click OK.
Chromium on Ubuntu
To configure the Chromium browser on Ubuntu for SPNEGO, edit the
/etc/chromium-browser/default file and add the following property:
CHROMIUM_FLAGS="--user-data-dir --auth-server-whitelist=<web server host names>"
--user-data-dir flag enables the root user to launch the browser. The
--auth-server-whitelist flag specifies the web servers that support SPNEGO authentication.