Skip to main content

Python implementation of SAML Version 2 Standard

Project description

Version: see VERSION

PySAML2 is a pure python implementation of SAML Version 2 Standard. It contains all necessary pieces for building a SAML2 service provider or an identity provider. The distribution contains examples of both. Originally written to work in a WSGI environment there are extensions that allow you to use it with other frameworks.


You can install with pip install pysaml2


PySAML2 uses the pytest framework for testing. To run the tests on your system’s version of python:

  1. Create and activate a virtualenv
  2. Inside the virtualenv, install the dependencies needed for testing pip install -r tests/test-requirements.txt
  3. Run the tests py.test tests

To run tests in multiple python environments, you can use pyenv with tox.

Please contribute!

To help out, you could:

  1. Test and report any bugs or other difficulties.
  2. Implement missing features.
  3. Write more unit tests.

If you have the time and inclination I’m looking for Collaborators

Project details

Download files

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

Source Distribution

pysaml2-7.1.2.tar.gz (366.7 kB view hashes)

Uploaded source

Built Distribution

pysaml2-7.1.2-py2.py3-none-any.whl (406.7 kB view hashes)

Uploaded py2 py3

Supported by

AWS AWS Cloud computing Datadog Datadog Monitoring Facebook / Instagram Facebook / Instagram PSF Sponsor Fastly Fastly CDN Google Google Object Storage and Download Analytics Huawei Huawei PSF Sponsor Microsoft Microsoft PSF Sponsor NVIDIA NVIDIA PSF Sponsor Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Salesforce Salesforce PSF Sponsor Sentry Sentry Error logging StatusPage StatusPage Status page