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OpenID Connect authentication support for Django

Project description

This is a Django login view that authenticates against GitLab.

Use it if you own a single GitLab instance that you want to use as a OAuth Authentication Server between multiple apps.

See also django-auth-oidc.


  • Python 3.6+. Python 2 is not supported, and won’t ever get supported.
  • Django 1.10+


pip install django-auth-gitlab

INSTALLED_APPS += ['django_auth_gitlab']

urlpatterns += [
    url(r'^accounts/login/', include('django_auth_gitlab.urls')),



App’s redirect URI: http(s)://app-domain/accounts/login/callback

App’s environment variables

  • GITLAB_SERVER - Gitlab Server URL - with trailing slash.
  • GITLAB_CLIENT_ID - Client ID received from GitLab
  • GITLAB_CLIENT_SECRET - Client secret received from GitLab

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