[Pkg-mediawiki-devel] Bug#694114: $wgLDAPAuthAttribute is broken in LDAP authentication extension 2.0a

Thorsten Glaser t.glaser at tarent.de
Thu Nov 29 15:58:59 UTC 2012

On Tue, 27 Nov 2012, Patrick Näf wrote:

> Hm, let's try again, I hope this URL is more persistent:
> http://www.mediawiki.org/w/index.php?title=Extension_talk:LDAP_Authentication&offset=20120814030149&limit=20#LDAP_search_for_special_entry_12928

Thanks, indeed.

> The interesting parts (for me) of the discussion are

The commit message is also particularily… enlightening ☺

> This seems to be the commit that fixes the problem (commit message: "Reverting
> AuthAttribute back to former implementation."):
> https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/gitweb?p=mediawiki/extensions/LdapAuthentication.git;a=commitdiff;h=9ccef963bc825075db6d6b6458bdfde1ebcab6d1
> I hope this is the appropriate URL for you.

Right, that one helped. I really didn’t see it in all that mess…
Gerrit is a horrible webinterface.

> The page also has a "patch" link which should provide a downloadable
> patch that can - hopefully - be applied to the Debian package.

Right. Please try 3.0 (not 3.0~something) from experimental,
which I’m uploading now.

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