This config indicates that all resources need ROLE api to access.
api /* api
2. In the jetty folder, find start.ini and make sure the line like this is not commented. Of course to make this realm config right.
etc/jetty-example.xml3. Go into your etc/jetty-example.xml to make the xml similar like this
4. Go into your etc/realm.properties file to set up realm configuration.
hw xxx Realm /etc/realm.properties 0
Also these two links are very helpful.
http://docs.codehaus.org/display/JETTY/JAAS Recently I found another problem with realm with jetty 8.1.7. When setup as above， the browser does not popup the authentication window but keep reporting error "This web page has a redirect loop" by Chrome. After a struggling by comparing the jetty xml files I found the issue was caused by this section in contenxts/test.xml
Just comment out this section, the issue was solved.