Hi, We have a SSO environment provided by Oracle Fusion products and for some reason, they don't like to send over HTTP_REMOTE_USER as a header variable to downstream servers. I have seen it before with other web sites I have integrated with Oracle Access Manager. Is there a way Galaxy can accept another HEADER variable than REMOTE_USER for its external authentication?
As an extension: With just enabling HTTP_REMOTE_USER as a header variable from an external authenticator, Galaxy works without any issues. I tried this with a default Apache/mod_ldap/mod_authnz_ldap setup. However, when I mix the Oracle gateways into the mix, things break down. I made OAM send HTTP_AUTH_USER over to Galaxy. I changed all instances of REMOTE_USER to AUTH_USER in the installed location of Galaxy in my server. Authentication works fine, but I get issues with HISTORY part of Galaxy (below), when I access a workflow or basically any part of Galaxy that depends on HISTORY Error Traceback: View as: Interactive | Text | XML (full) AttributeError: 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'user' URL: http://xxx.xxx.xxx/dataset/list?sort=-update_time&f-name=All&f-tags=All&f-deleted=False Module weberror.evalexception.middleware:364 in respond view >> app_iter = self.application(environ, detect_start_response) Module paste.recursive:84 in __call__ view >> return self.application(environ, start_response) Module galaxy.web.framework.middleware.remoteuser:91 in __call__ view >> return self.app( environ, start_response ) Module paste.httpexceptions:633 in __call__ view >> return self.application(environ, start_response) Module galaxy.web.framework.base:132 in __call__ view >> return self.handle_request( environ, start_response ) Module galaxy.web.framework.base:190 in handle_request view >> body = method( trans, **kwargs ) Module galaxy.web.framework:98 in decorator view >> return func( self, trans, *args, **kwargs ) Module galaxy.webapps.galaxy.controllers.dataset:555 in list view >> status, message = self._copy_datasets( trans, hda_ids, target_histories ) Module galaxy.webapps.galaxy.controllers.dataset:1127 in _copy_datasets view >> if user != history.user: AttributeError: 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'user' Thanks, Prakash. ___________________________________________________________ Please keep all replies on the list by using "reply all" in your mail client. To manage your subscriptions to this and other Galaxy lists, please use the interface at: http://lists.bx.psu.edu/ To search Galaxy mailing lists use the unified search at: http://galaxyproject.org/search/mailinglists/