Testing Security.Authenticated in Play 2.0 and 2.1

You have a Play application and let's say you want to add some simple authentication logic to restrict access to your actions. You want all your users to provide a ticket (e.g cas proxy ticket) in a request header, so you can use the ticket to authenticate them. Play's Security.Authenticated to the rescue! »

Root Application Context in Play 2.1

So Play 2.1 is officialy out and one of the new features it brings is the ability to configure root application context. It have been in 2.1 branch for a long-long time and I don't see this mentioned in highlights section, but nevertheless it's there and it works. To assign a root context »