MediaWiki extensions manual
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Release status: beta
Implementation User identity
Description Allows to use provided SSO information (e.g. "mod_auth_kerb") to login users
Author(s) Mark A. Hershberger (MarkAHershbergertalk)
Latest version 0.1.0 (2017-06-15)
MediaWiki 1.28+
Database changes No
License GNU General Public License 3.0 or later
  • $wgAuthRemoteuserDomain
  • $wgSSOHeader

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The PluggableSSO extension allows for automatic login of users using headers.


  • Download and place the file(s) in a directory called PluggableSSO in your extensions/ folder.
  • Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php :
    wfLoadExtension( 'PluggableSSO' );
  •   Done – Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.

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