Changes for page User Authentication

Last modified by Simon Urli on 2023/12/11

From version 84.1
edited by Thomas Mortagne
on 2016/04/25
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To version 87.1
edited by Thomas Mortagne
on 2016/08/03
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46 46  
47 47  = LDAP Authentication =
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49 -If you are going to use the [[LDAP Admin Extension>>extensions:Extension.LDAP Application]], which makes it easier to configure LDAP, then you only need to uncomment xwiki.authentication.authclass property and //nothing// else. Unlike editing xwiki.cfg, which requires you to redeploy the XWiki webapp, LDAP Extension allows you to make changes without restarting.
49 +Since 7.4 it's recommended to use the new [[LDAP Authenticator extension>>extension:Extension.LDAP.Authenticator]] instead of the core one.
50 50  
51 +The following documentation is for the core LDAP authenticator which has been removed in 8.3.
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53 +If you are going to use the [[LDAP Admin Extension>>extensions:Extension.LDAP.Application]], which makes it easier to configure LDAP, then you only need to uncomment xwiki.authentication.authclass property and //nothing// else. Unlike editing xwiki.cfg, which requires you to redeploy the XWiki webapp, LDAP Extension allows you to make changes without restarting.
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51 51  == Generic LDAP configuration ==
52 52  
53 53  In order to enable the LDAP support you have to change the authentication method in //WEB-INF/xwiki.cfg// as follows:
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237 237  
238 238  Extensions:
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240 -* [[LDAP query snippet>>http://extensions.xwiki.org/xwiki/bin/view/Extension/LDAP+Query]]
244 +* [[LDAP query snippet>>http://snippets.xwiki.org/xwiki/bin/view/Extension/LDAP+Query]]
241 241  
242 242  Java based and Open Source:
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