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TIdDICTServer.OnCommandAuth Event

Specifies the DICT AUTH command event handler.

property OnCommandAuth: TIdDICTAuthEvent;

OnCommandAuth specifies the TIdDICTAuthEvent event handler used to respond to the DICT AUTH command, as described in RFC 2229. The DICT AUTH command allows a client to be authenticated using a user name and an APOP-style MD5 Checksum as described in RFC 1939. 

Authentication is an optional server capability. The AUTH command may be implemented by a DICT server. Applications should assign a procedure to the event handler in order to respond to the DICT command, or the server will return the default message:

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