Pluggable handling of REMOTE_USER

Registered by Dolph Mathews on 2013-04-23

Keystone's handling of REMOTE_USER is hardcoded and should be made pluggable to generically support external authentication methods.

Blueprint information

Status:
Complete
Approver:
Dolph Mathews
Priority:
High
Drafter:
None
Direction:
Approved
Assignee:
Adam Young
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
Accepted for havana
Implementation:
Implemented
Milestone target:
milestone icon 2013.2
Started by
Dolph Mathews on 2013-07-16
Completed by
Thierry Carrez on 2013-07-17

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Sprints

Whiteboard

CERN's ask here is for REMOTE_USER pluggability for x509 grid certs + auto provisioning

Ryan Lane (wikimedia): REMOTE_USER + ldap for project/role/user info

Gerrit topic: https://review.openstack.org/#q,topic:bp/pluggable-remote-user,n,z

Addressed by: https://review.openstack.org/32006 (abandoned)
    remote user as plugin

Gerrit topic: https://review.openstack.org/#q,topic:v2_v3,n,z

Addressed by: https://review.openstack.org/36839 (merged)
    Pluggable Remote User

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