This is great! Thank you very much for sharing this with the community.
I hope I will find time to test this with our server soon.
On 03/30/2017 01:24 PM, Matthias Bernt wrote:
as a follow-up to my own question I have just implemented a little
python script that syncs groups, group membership and to some extent
also users from a LDAP server to a galaxy server.
I have put this on github:
I would be happy about any comments and suggestions.
On 15.03.2017 15:20, Matthias Bernt wrote:
> Dear galaxy developers,
> I'm currently trying to establish galaxy at the UFZ research center in
> Leipzig. I have some questions on how to match the infrastructure of
> galaxy and and our local infrastructure. I would be really happy about
> some comments on my ideas.
> Galaxy external authentication via LDAP is already working -- worked
> like a charm :)
> How to integrate LDAP group data into galaxy?
> My idea would be to regularly sync the groups and user-group
> associations from LDAP to galaxy via the API/bioblend.
> Adding groups and user-group associations should be no problem, but
> how about removing users, groups, or associations? Are there any
> pitfalls that I need to consider? How about data associated with deleted
> users? Maybe there are already some scripts around that I could build
> P.S. I'm afraid that I ask quite a lot of questions at the moment.
> I hope that I will be soon able to contribute a bit.
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