Sunday, January 31, 2010

Enabling LDAP users to login to WSO2 Carbon

Applies to Products : WSAS, ESB, Identity Server, Greg, and other Carbon based products

Step 1 : Configure the external LDAP Server.

Step 2 : Click on "Test Connection" on the main User Management page. If connecting is not successful please reconfigure until successful connection is made.

Step 3 : If you want to authorize everyone in the LDAP to login click on "Edit Permissions" in the everyone role and assign desired permissions. Otherwise go to step 4.

Step 4 : You can manage authorization for a selected set of LDAP users by defining your own roles. Go to "External Roles">"Add new Internal Role" and add a new role as follows. Give "Login" permissions and other relevant permissions as follows.