our Confluence was restricted to a single AD group in the beginning (5 Users). To have more people collaborate, local users where created with the same username as in the Active Directory. Those users did also collaborate with articles. Now we want Confluence open for all users and therefore removed the group-limitations from the LDAP-binding.
What can I do to migrate/ remove my 4-5 local users and have them authenticate against LDAP? Removing is impossible according to Confluence, because, as said, they did write articles.
Thanks in advance!
Dirk is right on his suggestion. If you change the directory order, your user will be authenticated against the first directory. If the username in this directory is the same as in other directories, apart from group memberships, all permissions will be the same for that user and content created will relate to him.
The general idea you have to consider is that the username is the primary key for identifying an user, regardless of the authentication method.
Hi Community! 2018 was filled with changes for our team, both big and small, and we've taken a lot of time to both celebrate our wins and recognize areas of improvement. One thing that we're a...
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!
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