This extension requires the PluggableAuth extension to be installed first.
MediaWiki extensions manual
Release status: beta
Implementation User identity , User rights , Database , Special page , Hook
Description Provides authentication via the SSO Provider API of a Discourse discussion forum
Author(s) Matt Marjanovic (CtapMaddogtalk)
Maintainer(s) Center for Transparent Analysis and Policy
Latest version 4.0.0 (2023-08-22)
MediaWiki 1.35+
PHP 7.4+
Database changes Yes
Composer centertap/discourse-sso-consumer
Tables discourse_sso_consumer_meta
License GNU General Public License 3.0 or later
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The DiscourseSsoConsumer extension is a PluggableAuth plugin that allows a MediaWiki site to authenticate users via a Discourse discussion forum, using its SSO provider API (also known as "Discourse Connect").

Installation edit

This extension can be installed using composer. This will automatically install the PluggableAuth extension, which is a prerequisite for DiscourseSsoConsumer.

The complete installation and configuration instructions can be found in README.md.

Configuration parameters edit

The complete description of configuration parameters can be found in README.md.