Skip to main content

pyramid_ldap

Project description

pyramid_ldap provides LDAP authentication services for your Pyramid application. Thanks to the ever-awesome SurveyMonkey for sponsoring the development of this package!

See the documentation at https://docs.pylonsproject.org/projects/pyramid_ldap/en/latest/ for more information.

This package will only work with Pyramid 1.3 and later.

Installation

pyramid_ldap uses pyldap which in turn requires libldap2 and libsasl2 development headers installed.

On Ubuntu 16.04 you can install them using the command apt-get install libldap2-dev libsasl2-dev.

0.3

  • Python 3 is now supported! This is possible thanks to python-ldap supporting python 3
  • BREAKING CHANGE: pyramid_ldap now depends on python-ldap >= 3.0, which supports python 2 and 3. If you upgrade pyramid_ldap without upgrading python-ldap, you will see failures where python-ldap receives text arguments instead of bytes. See below for more information.
  • python-ldap >= 3.0 stopped accepting bytes type arguments for many LDAPObject methods. We now use the pyramid.compat.text_ function to support text arguments for python 2 and 3.
  • In versions 0.2 and lower, invalid LDAP strings passed to pyramid_ldap.Connector.authenticate would raise ldap.FILTER_ERROR. In 0.3 and up we use ldap.filter.escape_filter_chars to properly escape these prior to running the LDAP search. Applications using pyramid_ldap have always been responsible for making sure the login value fits the ldap.login_filter_tpl setting in their application. However, if you relied on ldap.FILTER_ERROR to catch bad username formats (such as CORP\username, where the unescaped \ is disallowed in LDAP searches), note that now authenticate will return None instead.
  • Use tox for testing against Python 2.7, 3.6, PEP8, coverage and building docs. Setup Travis CI to run tox. Use pylons-sphinx-themes to fix broken Read The Docs builds. See: https://github.com/Pylons/pyramid_ldap/pull/22

0.2

0.1

  • Initial version

Project details


Download files

Download the file for your platform. If you're not sure which to choose, learn more about installing packages.

Files for pyramid_ldap, version 0.3
Filename, size File type Python version Upload date Hashes
Filename, size pyramid_ldap-0.3-py3-none-any.whl (11.1 kB) File type Wheel Python version py3 Upload date Hashes View
Filename, size pyramid_ldap-0.3.tar.gz (23.1 kB) File type Source Python version None Upload date Hashes View

Supported by

Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Google Google Object Storage and Download Analytics Sentry Sentry Error logging AWS AWS Cloud computing DataDog DataDog Monitoring Fastly Fastly CDN DigiCert DigiCert EV certificate StatusPage StatusPage Status page