[GeoNode-users] Authentication, Authorisation against LDAP
simone.dalmasso at gmail.com
Thu Mar 2 06:04:08 PST 2017
I'm afraid this doesn't work as you expect, the authentication can work but
the authorisation no because it's relying on local users. You would have to
extend geonode to support that.
2017-03-02 13:50 GMT+01:00 Christian Braun <christian.braun at list.lu>:
> Dear list,
> I do have a fresh Geonode 2.4.1 installation from the Ubuntu stable
> repository running.
> I also tried to replicate with a checkout from Git with latest 2.5
> version. Same behaviour.
> I want to authenticate against our local corporate LDAP/Active Directory.
> This is working fine so far, I can login with my corporate credentials.
> User flags, like "superuser", "is_staff" and "is_active" are being
> replicated accordingly if I set AUTH_LDAP_USER_FLAGS_BY_GROUP. LDAP groups
> of the user are also replicated in the admin interface.
> But, how do I get group membership of authenticated users to work with
> Geonode group permissions and authorisation? Groups nor users are being
> replicated in the Geonode UI and I can not assign any rules, e.g. access to
> This doesn't work as well with locally created users .
> Do I miss any steps of configuration to make this work? I think these
> things should work out-of-the-box, right?
> Many thanks in advance,
>  http://docs.geonode.org/en/master/reference/security.
> Christian Braun, MSc.
> Research Associate for Geocomputation
> eScience Unit
> Environmental Research and Innovation (ERIN) Department
> Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST)
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