All this gem does is patch rsolr and sunspot_rails to support
http basic authentication. In your
sunspot.yml file, you can add
development: solr: host: localhost port: 8982 path: /solr user: theuser password: thepassword log_level: INFO
sunspot-rails-http-basic-auth is released under the MIT license. See LICENSE for details.
Copyright (c) 2011 Justin Ko