How to integrate LDAP when installing in puppet

Original thread is there: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/30831557/authorize-user-by-retrieving-credentials-from-ldap-and-passing-into-oauth-1-0a-u

In other words, I need to be able to change server.xml to enable LDAP authroization. Editing would be done using puppet.

Hope it explains my need.

Also, Stash config files that has 'Corporate LDAP' enabled are also welcome - I will try to reverse-code them. wink

4 answers

1 accepted

Ok, then there is another option - Someone willing to share Stash configuration, that has this 'Corporate LDAP' enabled, so I can extract settings and try to hack them into the config w/o actually using REST APIs...

If file contains specific ip addresses, you can delete them. wink

0 vote

Rather than post links and expect people to read another system, please explain the problem here.  Most of us won't bother following links.

Ok smile

Sorry for this. So - idea is simple - I have puppet code, I get auth data from LDAP, but I cannot find command ( from REST API ) to actually change / enable LDAP authrozation directly by editing server.xml ( which, again, I suppose, keeps configuration of the feature 'Corporate LDAP for Authorization Only' ). Could you be so kind and point me the correct way to do this REST API 'PUT' ?

0 vote

Hi Linards, 

 

I not sure if what do you want is possible (or easier) to do. Well, let’s split this a little:

About passing the LDAP Password, maybe you could do this using a rest command but I’ve never tried this. However, take a look into these links:

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/319530/restful-authentication

http://blogs.mulesoft.com/securing-rest-resources-against-ldap/

 

If the rest script works, than you can use the exec option from Puppet to execute this. On this links you have an example:

https://ask.puppetlabs.com/question/13844/how-to-deploy-bash-scripts-using-puppet/

 

Or you can use on this way:

exec { "install npm":
    command => "/usr/bin/curl http://npmjs.org/install.sh | sh",
    creates => "/some/directory/somewhere”
}

 

To change the server.xml file, I recommend you to use Manifests on Puppet:

https://docs.puppetlabs.com/puppet/latest/reference/modules_fundamentals.html 

 

Lastly, I’ve found this answer which has a similar question. I believe you might find useful information here. 

https://answers.atlassian.com/questions/13405847/creating-users-in-stash-with-ldap-authentication 

 

Hope this helps.

 

Regards, 

Renato Rudnicki

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

Badges are a great way to show off community activity, whether you’re a newbie or a Champion.

Learn more
Community showcase
Posted Jun 12, 2018 in Bitbucket

Do you use any Atlassian products for your personal projects?

After spinning my wheels trying to get organized enough to write a book for National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) I took my affinity for Atlassian products from my work life and decided to tr...

24,317 views 26 12
Join discussion

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you