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Id: 73376
Status: new
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Queue: RT-Authen-ExternalAuth

Owner: Nobody in particular
Requestors: pgillis [...]

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Subject: ExternalInfo checks only look at Name attribute regardless of what is set in attr_match_list
Date: Tue, 20 Dec 2011 10:33:53 -0500
To: bug-RT-Authen-ExternalAuth [...]
From: Pete Gillis <pgillis [...]>
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Distribution name and version: RT-Authen-ExternalAuth-0.9 Perl version: 5.10.0 Operating System vendor and version: Linux rt #1 SMP 2011-04-14 10:12:31 +0200 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux The error in the log shows up as: Dec 19 13:04:00 rt RT: Attempting to use this canonicalization key: ExternalAuthId Dec 19 13:04:00 rt RT: This attribute ( ExternalAuthId ) is null or incorrectly defined in the attr_map for this service ( NDS_LDAP ) In the following is part of the configuration for the LDAP service: 'NDS_LDAP' => { ## GENERIC SECTION ## RT ATTRIBUTE MATCHING SECTION # The list of RT attributes that uniquely identify a user # This example shows what you *can* specify.. I recommend reducing this # to just the Name and EmailAddress to save encountering problems later. 'attr_match_list' => [ 'ExternalAuthId' ], # The mapping of RT attributes on to LDAP attributes 'attr_map' => { 'EmailAddress' => 'mail', 'ExternalAuthId' => 'employeeID', The following "patch" works for me, although it is not a very generalized solution. --- /Users/pgillis/Documents/workspace/RT/local/plugins/RT-Authen-ExternalAuth/lib/RT/Authen/ 2011-12-20 09:19:46.000000000 -0500 +++ RT-Authen-ExternalAuth-0.09/lib/RT/Authen/ 2011-05-06 17:07:37.000000000 -0400 @@ -279,7 +279,7 @@ sub UpdateUserInfo { # Update their info from external service using the username as the lookup key # CanonicalizeUserInfo will work out for itself which service to use # Passing it a service instead could break other RT code - my %args = (Name => $username, ExternalAuthId => $UserObj->ExternalAuthId); + my %args = (Name => $username); $UserObj->CanonicalizeUserInfo(\%args); # For each piece of information returned by CanonicalizeUserInfo, When I get some time I plan on trying to make a more general solution, but at present just don't know enough about how the plugin works. Thanks for the great plugin!! Pete

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