[rt-users] Pubcookie auth

Mike Peachey mike.peachey at jennic.com
Tue Jul 14 07:50:03 EDT 2009

Mon 13 Jul 2009 21:59:58 GMT
Peter Boguszewski wrote:
> Hello all,
>      I am trying to implement pubcookie authentication with mysql 
> authorization.  I could use some help.  I am wondering if there is more 
> information out there than the wiki and the example file in 
> local/plugins/RT-Authen-ExternalAuth?  I am running version 3.8.4 and 
> have the authentication working before local authorization.  I am trying 
> to figure out how to have RT pull information from the cookie and use 
> it.  Any direction is appreciated.

You need to be a little more clear. ExternalAuth already has that code
built in. The code itself is in Cookie.pm. You just need to configure RT
to use it.
Kind Regards,


Mike Peachey, IT
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