[Cdash] Is it possible to authenticate user using LDAP when CDash is embedded in other site

Julien Jomier julien.jomier at kitware.com
Fri Mar 16 17:14:05 UTC 2012

Hi Andreas,

You could write a plugin that would perform HTTP authentication via 
Ruby. I'm not sure how flexible ChiliProject/Redmine is in terms of 
allowing plugins to access user/password but it seems that it would be 


On 16/03/2012 17:23, Andreas Schuh wrote:
> Hi,
> my goal is to embed CDash into ChiliProject/Redmine. This can be done,
> for example, using the tab plugin [1] (only downside is that it uses
> an iframe). Users would authenticate to ChiliProject/Redmine via LDAP.
> My question now is if it would be possible to write a plugin for
> ChiliProject/Redmine in Ruby which can automatically authenticate the
> user to CDash as well once they logged in to ChiliProject/Redmine
> given that both services were set up to use the same LDAP server.
> Thanks,
> Andreas
> [1] http://www.redmine.org/projects/redmine/wiki/PluginTab
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