Available from version 1.9.1
Update or replace authentication plugin object ($wgAuth).
Define function:
public static function onAuthPluginSetup( $auth ) { ... }
Attach hook: In extension.json:
	"Hooks": {
		"AuthPluginSetup": "MyExtensionHooks::onAuthPluginSetup"
Called from: File(s): Setup.php
Interface: AuthPluginSetupHook.php

For more information about attaching hooks, see Manual:Hooks .
For examples of extensions using this hook, see Category:AuthPluginSetup extensions.


This hook gives a chance for an extension to set it programmatically to a variable class.

  • $auth: the $wgAuth object