Re: LDAP or native auth of wiki users?
Lane, Ryan <Ryan.Lane <at> ocean.navo.navy.mil>
2009-08-25 20:45:00 GMT
> Can someone tell me if mediawiki permits you to use an alternative
> authentication scheme?
> I would like to base wiki membership and roles for users and groups
> on membership information already contained in our intranet portal.
> Is this possible?
If this is an army site, you may wish to use SSO. See:
The siteminder plugin may need some work. I'd fix it, but I don't have a
siteminder server to test against. If you need this fixed, you may be able
to request my assistance via official channels (as I work for a Navy
If you don't wish to use SSO, or can't, I recommend the LDAP plugin:
If you need any help, don't hesitate to ask. If you need involved help,
official channels will likely help.
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