[dokuwiki] Re: phpBB3 auth with DokuWiki 2010-11-07 "Anteater"

  • From: Andreas Gohr <andi@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: dokuwiki@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 1 Feb 2011 09:05:31 +0100

> Implement only DokuWiki's auth methods checkPass() and getUserData(), which
> use cUrl to download the result of another php script that is passed the

You should use DokuWiki's HTTPClient instead of curl.

> username and password as parameters and whose output is "ok" and the users
> email address if valid, else an HTTP 401 response.
> The called php script is a tiny phpbb3-specific script that checks the given
> username and password and composes the response.

I like the idea, it's a nice general purpose auth backend. Please publish it.

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