Changes for page User Authentication

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From version 27.2
edited by Vincent Massol
on 2008/10/16
Change comment: Added link to tutorial on http://bodez.wordpress.com/2008/10/15/xwiki-user-authentication-with-oracle-sso/
To version 28.1
edited by Vincent Massol
on 2009/05/18
Change comment: Added doc for Groovy authenticator

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143 143  1.1 Custom Authentication
144 144  
145 145  This allows plugging to any existing authentication mechanism such as SiteMinder, etc. To configure a custom authentication do the following:
146 -# Implement the XWikiAuthService interface.
146 +# Implement the [XWikiAuthService>http://svn.xwiki.org/svnroot/xwiki/platform/core/trunk/xwiki-core/src/main/java/com/xpn/xwiki/user/api/XWikiAuthService.java] interface.
147 147  # Edit the ~~WEB-INF/xwiki.cfg~~ file and add a ~~xwiki.authentication.authclass~~ property pointing to your class. For example:
148 148  
149 149  {code}
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152 152  
153 153  Here's a [tutorial on implementing a custom authentication class for authenticating against Oracle's SSO>http://bodez.wordpress.com/2008/10/15/xwiki-user-authentication-with-oracle-sso/].
154 154  
155 -Note, that you also can implement own right management service by implementing XWikiRightService interface:
155 +Note, that you also can implement own right management service by implementing [XWikiRightService>http://svn.xwiki.org/svnroot/xwiki/platform/core/trunk/xwiki-core/src/main/java/com/xpn/xwiki/user/api/XWikiRightService.java] interface:
156 156  {code}
157 157  xwiki.authentication.rightsclass = com.acme.MyCustomRightsService
158 158  {code}
159 159  
160 -and group service by implementing XWikiGroupService and setting ~~xwiki.authentication.groupclass~~ property.
160 +and Group Service by implementing [XWikiGroupService>http://svn.xwiki.org/svnroot/xwiki/platform/core/trunk/xwiki-core/src/main/java/com/xpn/xwiki/user/api/XWikiGroupService.java]:
161 161  
162 +{code}
163 +xwiki.authentication.groupclass = com.acme.MyCustomGroupService
164 +{code}
162 162  
166 +1.1.1 Custom Authentication using a Groovy script in a wiki page
163 163  
168 +Start by specifying you want to use the Groovy Authenticator:
164 164  
170 +{code}
171 +xwiki.authentication.authclass = com.xpn.xwiki.user.impl.xwiki.GroovyAuthServiceImpl
172 +{code}
165 165  
174 +Then add another configuration parameter to specify in which wiki page the authenticator is:
175 +
176 +{code}
177 +xwiki.authentication.groovy.pagename = MySpace.MyPage
178 +{code}
179 +
180 +Then in a wiki page put some Groovy code that returns a XWikiAuthService object.
181 +
166 166  1.1 Authentication parameters
167 167  
168 168  You can set each of these parameters by setting:

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