SEC-1970: <sec:custom-authentication-provider> element mentioned in Spring Security Reference Documentation despite it has been removed #2194

spring-issuemaster opened this Issue Jun 12, 2012 · 1 comment


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Grzegorz Rozniecki (Migrated from SEC-1970) said:

Reference manual on page "Request-Header Authentication (Siteminder)" - 18.2.1 in 3.1.x and 17.2.1 in 3.0.x - mentions custom-authentication-provider element which, according to, is removed:

The use of has been dropped. Use as a child of the element.


Rob Winch said:

Thank you for submitting this issue. I pushed updates that remove the mention of custom-authentication-provider along with a few other small fixes

@spring-issuemaster spring-issuemaster added this to the 3.1.1 milestone Feb 5, 2016
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