feature request - skip login screen if login credentials supplied elsewhere

Thomas Bruederli roundcube at gmail.com
Wed May 31 12:50:30 CEST 2006


till wrote:
> Hi Liam,
> 
> On 5/19/06, liamr at umich.edu <liamr at umich.edu> wrote:
>> In our environment, our login credentials are supplied by our Web ISO /
>> SSO, CoSign (weblogin.org).  It would be very cool if roundcube would
>> recognize when such things are set (say... $_SERVER['REMOTE_USER'], or
>> $_SERVER['PHP_AUTH_USER'] & $_SERVER['PHP_AUTH_PW']) and skip the login
>> screen, logging into the IMAP server w/ the provided credentials.
> 
> You can write a gateway which takes your environment and sends it to
> RC. There's been a couple threads where people describe how to login
> from a non-roundcube page and you can utilize one of those to create
> your "gateway".

Good point. There's a ticket
(http://trac.roundcube.net/trac.cgi/ticket/1483811) which should make
user login from other sources/forms easier once the _auth hash is nor
required.

~Thomas




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