[Zope3-Users] PAU newbie: registering a pluggable authenticator

eleanor weavers siu01ejw at hotmail.com
Wed Jul 12 03:57:57 EDT 2006

Hi, thanks for the reply.

So far I have configured the entirity of the site through zcml, and would 
like to keep it that
way if possible. Are there some simple steps I can take to get a PAU 
registered and configured with the authenticators in zcml?



>From: Albertas Agejevas <alga at pov.lt>
>To: zope3-users at zope.org
>Subject: Re: [Zope3-Users] PAU newbie: registering a pluggable 
>Date: Tue, 11 Jul 2006 22:17:01 +0300
>On Tue, Jul 11, 2006 at 06:43:12PM +0000, eleanor weavers wrote:
> > I have followed the examples in the app/authentication README to create  
> > credentials plugin, authenticator plugin etc., what I want to do now is
> > register the plugins using zcml. I have tried using the the "utility" 
>tag in
> > the zcml, expecting that zope would automatically consult the plugins 
> > a
> > request is made, but I guess I was wrong. My ultimate aim is to have the
> > authenticator consult a database to generate principals.
>The pluggable authentication utility is a local utility.  You'll need
>to go to the site management interface, create and register an
>instance of PluggableAuthenticationUtility, and then enable your
>plugin in this utility's configuration page.
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