CAS client configuration with confluence

Dear all.

I am setting CAS client in Confluence 4.3.

https://wiki.jasig.org/display/CASC/Configuring+Confluence+with+JASIG+CAS+Client+for+Java+3.1

- Add jar files

cas-client-core-3.1.3.jar

cas-client-integration-atlassian-3.1.3.jar

- my configuration files.

1. seraph-config.xml

<init-param>

<param-name>login.url</param-name>

<param-value>https://x.x.x.x:8443/cas/login?service=${originalurl}/</param-value>

</init-param>

<init-param>

<param-name>link.login.url</param-name>

<param-value>https://x.x.x.x:8443/cas/login?service=${originalurl}/</param-value>

</init-param>

2. web.xml

<!-- CAS:START - Java Client Filters -->

<filter>

<filter-name>CasSingleSignOutFilter</filter-name>

<filter-class>org.jasig.cas.client.session.SingleSignOutFilter</filter-class>

</filter>

<filter>

<filter-name>CasAuthenticationFilter</filter-name>

<filter-class>org.jasig.cas.client.authentication.AuthenticationFilter</filter-class>

<init-param>

<param-name>casServerLoginUrl</param-name>

<param-value>https://x.x.x.x:8443/cas/login</param-value>

</init-param>

<init-param>

<param-name>serverName</param-name>

<param-value>http://x.x.x.x:8090/</param-value>

</init-param>

</filter>

<filter>

<filter-name>CasValidationFilter</filter-name>

<filter-class>org.jasig.cas.client.validation.Cas20ProxyReceivingTicketValidationFilter</filter-class>

<init-param>

<param-name>casServerUrlPrefix</param-name>

<param-value>https://x.x.x.x:8443/cas/serviceValidate</param-value>

</init-param>

<init-param>

<param-name>serverName</param-name>

<param-value>http://x.x.x.x:8090/</param-value>

</init-param>

<init-param>

<param-name>redirectAfterValidation</param-name>

<param-value>true</param-value>

</init-param>

</filter>

<!--- CAS:END -->

<!-- CAS:START - Java Client Filter Mappings -->

<filter-mapping>

<filter-name>CasSingleSignOutFilter</filter-name>

<url-pattern>/*</url-pattern>

</filter-mapping>

<filter-mapping>

<filter-name>CasAuthenticationFilter</filter-name>

<url-pattern>/login.action</url-pattern>

</filter-mapping>

<filter-mapping>

<filter-name>CasValidationFilter</filter-name>

<url-pattern>/*</url-pattern>

</filter-mapping>

<!-- CAS:END -->

<!-- CAS:START - Java Client Single Sign Out Listener -->

<listener>

<listener-class>org.jasig.cas.client.session.SingleSignOutHttpSessionListener</listener-class>

</listener>

<!-- CAS:END -->

But occurred error.

Please help me.

go to my Confluence site → log in → occurred error below

Cause

javax.servlet.ServletException: org.jasig.cas.client.validation.TicketValidationException: The CAS server returned no response.

at org.jasig.cas.client.validation.AbstractTicketValidationFilter.doFilter(AbstractTicketValidationFilter.java:155)

caused by: org.jasig.cas.client.validation.TicketValidationException: The CAS server returned no response.

at org.jasig.cas.client.validation.AbstractUrlBasedTicketValidator.validate(AbstractUrlBasedTicketValidator.java:181)

Stack Trace:[hide]

javax.servlet.ServletException: org.jasig.cas.client.validation.TicketValidationException: The CAS server returned no response.

at org.jasig.cas.client.validation.AbstractTicketValidationFilter.doFilter(AbstractTicketValidationFilter.java:155)

at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterChain.internalDoFilter(ApplicationFilterChain.java:235)

at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterChain.doFilter(ApplicationFilterChain.java:206)

at org.jasig.cas.client.session.SingleSignOutFilter.doFilter(SingleSignOutFilter.java:99)

at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterChain.internalDoFilter(ApplicationFilterChain.java:235)

at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterChain.doFilter(ApplicationFilterChain.java:206)

at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardWrapperValve.invoke(StandardWrapperValve.java:233)

at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContextValve.invoke(StandardContextValve.java:191)

at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardHostValve.invoke(StandardHostValve.java:127)

at org.apache.catalina.valves.ErrorReportValve.invoke(ErrorReportValve.java:102)

at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardEngineValve.invoke(StandardEngineValve.java:109)

at org.apache.catalina.connector.CoyoteAdapter.service(CoyoteAdapter.java:298)

at org.apache.coyote.http11.Http11Processor.process(Http11Processor.java:859)

at org.apache.coyote.http11.Http11Protocol$Http11ConnectionHandler.process(Http11Protocol.java:588)

at org.apache.tomcat.util.net.JIoEndpoint$Worker.run(JIoEndpoint.java:489)

at java.lang.Thread.run(Unknown Source)

Caused by: org.jasig.cas.client.validation.TicketValidationException: The CAS server returned no response.

at org.jasig.cas.client.validation.AbstractUrlBasedTicketValidator.validate(AbstractUrlBasedTicketValidator.java:181)

at org.jasig.cas.client.validation.AbstractTicketValidationFilter.doFilter(AbstractTicketValidationFilter.java:132)

... 15 more

2 answers

First of all - those versions of CAS client are not compatible with current authentification infrastructure in Confluence. You need to compile 3.3-SNAPSHOT version of those jars from sources (see CASC-164) as this version was not released yet.

Correction: CASC-164 is related to JIRA. Anyway, we are using this version to authenticate with Confluence 4.2. It works, but there some exceptions described in CONF-26547.

There is missing following change in your seraph-config.xml:

-    &lt;authenticator class="com.atlassian.confluence.user.ConfluenceAuthenticator"/&gt;
+    &lt;authenticator class="org.jasig.cas.client.integration.atlassian.ConfluenceCasAuthenticator"/&gt;

Thank you for your answer.

However, the same error occurred also in Confluence 4.2 and 4.2.13.

(I already modified seraph-config.xml)

Please help me.

I got this working. I think the problem is not have a "/" or having it when it shouldn't be there. I did it twice, once for Texas A&M Univeristy (both Confuence & JIRA) and Univeristiy of Arizon.

Thank you for your answer.

I checked "/" and my files. But occurred same error.

Perhaps the setting value of my files seems to be wrong.

Can you show me your web.xml and seraph-config.xml?

Please help me.

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