That was fixed before 14.08, since github kindly shows which branches a
commit is in.

https://github.com/galaxyproject/galaxy/commit/a8d23c257d53d8cf1924c482266fd61125b3b6c6

2015-04-30 10:30 GMT-05:00 Will Holtz <who...@lygos.com>:

> I use LDAP authentication on my Galaxy instance and can still impersonate
> users.
>
> -Will
>
>
> On Thu, Apr 30, 2015 at 8:28 AM, Jelle Scholtalbers <
> j.scholtalb...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Hi Teshome,
>>
>> I assume you have good reasons for switching to LDAP (e.g. users only
>> need to remember their main password), but just as a side note, we recently
>> switched back from LDAP authentication to local user authentication to have
>> a bit more control. One of the main reasons is being able to 'impersonate a
>> user', a capability lost when using external authentication. We do not
>> regret it ;)
>>
>> Cheers,
>>
>> Jelle
>>
>> On Thu, Apr 30, 2015 at 5:01 PM, Eric Rasche <e...@tamu.edu> wrote:
>>
>>> Hi Teshome,
>>>
>>> I solved this by manually editing the user's emails in the database. I
>>> did this during the downtime, and just switched their old email address to
>>> their LDAP address, causing them to see their "old" histories, and no new
>>> accounts were generated.
>>>
>>> If your users have already logged in (and thus have two accounts, one
>>> old, one new) it's slightly more complicated.
>>> Your best bet is to set up some downtime immediately, and do the above,
>>> causing the users to lose anything in their "new" accounts.
>>>
>>> Failing that, a method of last resort:
>>> You can update history IDs to the new users, i.e. find a mapping from
>>> old email + old user ID to new email + new user ID, and then run queries
>>> like UPDATE history set user_id=new_user_id where user_id=old_user_id but
>>> that only migrates histories, I don't know what else is keyed on user IDs
>>> (probably data libraries? Workflows? Hmm.)
>>>
>>> Hope that helps,
>>>
>>> Cheers,
>>> Eric
>>>
>>>
>>> 2015-04-30 1:01 GMT-05:00 Teshome Dagne Mulugeta <
>>> teshome.mulug...@nmbu.no>:
>>>
>>>>  ​Hi,
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>  We are currently using galaxy specific login using email address. We
>>>> changed the authentication to LDAP. Most users email address doesn't match
>>>> with their registered email address in LDAP. Now, users are not able to see
>>>> their previous works which is expected of course but I have no clue how to
>>>> fix it. Please help.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>   Cheers,
>>>>  Teshome
>>>>
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