The autentication process is done in two steps.
- User validation checking user exists and it's enabled in
- Credential validation, by checking entered password is valid.
Credential validation is normally done by using the standard
JDBC realm (check against
If your installation requires
LDAP or a custom authentication you can override the authentication mechanism for an
- By setting an LDAP authentication, user credentials will be validated by LDAP.
- By setting a custom authentication, user credentials will be validated by the valve logic.
|Code||Code of the server|
|Name||Name of the server|
|Type||Depending on the type, the connection carried out will be different and is necessary to inform ones or the others
|Connection URL||Connection URL, for example ldap://192.168.10.43:389|
|Connection name||Connection name, for example cn=Manager,dc=deistersoft,dc=com|
|Connection password||Connection password of the indication of connection URL y connection name
|User pattern||Pattern search for the type "One level binding pattern"|
|User base||User base, for example dc=deistersoft,dc=com|
|User searh filter||We indicate the identifier used to look for and it will be replaced by user base|
|User password field|
|Referral||When Active Directory needs to search from the domain root of active directory or need to referral, occurs the problem "PartialResultException: Unprocessed Continuation". To solve this problem needs to indicates referral at context enviroment.
For more information see jndi doc.
1.2 Custom valves
TO DOThis section is incomplete and will be concluded as soon as possible.
|Code||Code of the custom valve for authenticating|
|Name||Name for the custom authenticator valve|