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Bug 991685

Summary: [RFE] Add ability to specify LDAP schema in order to be able to use Active Directory
Product: [Retired] Pulp Reporter: redbugzilla
Component: user-experienceAssignee: Sayli Karmarkar <skarmark>
Status: CLOSED UPSTREAM QA Contact: Preethi Thomas <pthomas>
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Priority: medium    
Version: MasterCC: cperry, rbarlow
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Last Closed: 2015-02-19 01:11:44 UTC Type: Bug
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Bug Depends On: 817063    
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Description redbugzilla 2013-08-03 15:42:28 UTC
Description of problem:
There is already an RFE for specifying bind credentials, however the code assumes that username (for example) will match against an attribute called "uid".
See the ldap_filter in the function lookup_user in pulp/platform/src/pulp/server/auth/ldap_connection.py

This may not be true for all LDAP servers, for example Active Directory.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
2.1

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Have an LDAP server where username is not in an attribute called "uid"
2. LDAP authentication wont work because the user wont be found.
3.

Actual results:
Can't actually get this far, because we can't bind to AD with credentials yet.

Expected results:
Specify uid attribute as sAMAccountName
and others too, like:
gecos = displayName


Additional info:
Need to link this up with Bug 817063, since there is no point getting this done before that one; well for AD support anyway.

Comment 1 Brian Bouterse 2015-02-19 01:11:44 UTC
Moved to https://pulp.plan.io/issues/204