In the 'apache sling authentication service' configuration bundle one can specify pages under authentication requirements. You can allow anonymous access of pages here as the dialog states:
I am trying to share asset links to external entities as stated here (Asset link sharing 😞
Here is my 'apache sling authentication service' configuration
As you can see I provided 2 absolute url's (not sure if the .html extension is required or not) but this is not working, is still get redirected to the login page. Am I doing something wrong?
You stated your goal was "share asset links to external entities"
If you publish them to Production, you can provide URLS to these assets and authen will not be required when an external resource - like a web site - accesses them via an URL.