# This file contains the implementation of the authentication method loader class.
# @author Chris Page <email@example.com>
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# Dynamic AuthMethod loader class. This provides the facility to load
# AuthMethod subclasses on the fly to support the Auth class. It relies
# on information stored in the auth_methods and auth_params tables to
# load AuthMethod subclasses, initialise them, and pass them back to