I'd like to do form based authentication within JSF.
From what I've read, I need to do one of three things:
1) Use somebody else's custom component.
2) Write my own custom component.
3) Do some convoluted stuff as described at:
Are there any other options?
If there are not, I'd like to propose that there should be: this isn't exactly
an edge case for IT developers, and JSF should offer, at a minimum, a component
which does this easily and seamlessly.