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Re: Single Sign On for Debian

Michael Lustfield <michael@lustfield.net> writes:

> Using Gitlab (or any VCS) as the user db for guest accounts means adding a
> dependency that could block future upgrades... kinda like now. This is not a
> future-proof design and will come at a future cost.

I suspect that Alexander's intent was just to avoid blocking the gitlab
setup on having some SSO solution in place.

If lemonldap-ng can make use of gitlab's guest data initially, then that
lets the two things be setup independently.

Once lemonldap-ng is shown to do the job, I doubt it will be a big task
to transfer authority for the guest data into lemonldap-ng's control,
and then have gitlab use lemonldap-ng as it's source of that data.

Cheers, Phil.
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