Changes between Version 33 and Version 34 of AccountManagerPlugin


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Timestamp:
Jan 12, 2007, 4:33:05 PM (8 years ago)
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eli.carter@…
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Further documentation of HttpAuthStore

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  • AccountManagerPlugin

    v33 v34  
    139139 '''Package''':: acct_mgr.http
    140140
    141 Used to restrict access to use the http access allowed for authentication_url.
     141Used to delegate authentication to the web server.  This allows access to be restricted based on LDAP, a password file, etc, or some combination of them.
     142
     143Note: This password store does not support listing/adding/removing users or changing passwords.
    142144
    143145{{{
     
    149151; configure the plugin to use a page that is secured with http authentication
    150152authentication_url = http://hostname/path
     153}}}
     154
     155This will generally be matched with an Apache config like:
     156{{{
     157<Directory /var/www/html/path>
     158   ...HTTP authentication configuration...
     159   Require valid-user
     160</Directory>
    151161}}}
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