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MVC - Custom IPrincipal

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 04, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net


I was trying to have something like this:
CustomUser u = this.HttpContext.User.Identity as CustomUser;


My LogOn actions is this:
public ActionResult LogOn(CustomUser u)
    IPrincipal principal = new CustomPrincipal(u.Login, u.Password); //in here, I create a new CustomUser and validate login/password
    if (principal.Identity.IsAuthenticated)
        u = principal.Identity as CustomUser;
        this.HttpContext.User = principal;
        return RedirectToAction("Welcome", "Members");
        return RedirectToAction("Index");


On Members/MyWelcome action the HttpContext.User's type is always GenericPrincipal, and it should be CustomPrincipal.
Am i missing something?



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