LDAP server (Sync Plus)

Authentication ::: auth_ldap_syncplus
Maintained by Ulm University, Alexander Bias, Kathrin Osswald
Moodle authentication plugin which provides all functionality of auth_ldap, but supports advanced features for the LDAP synchronization task and LDAP authentication.

LDAP server (Sync Plus) v3.7-r1

Moodle 3.7
Released: Friday, August 30, 2019, 5:53 PM

moodle-auth_ldap_syncplus

Changes

v3.7-r1

  • 2019-08-15 - Make codechecker happy.
  • 2019-08-15 - Prepare compatibility for Moodle 3.7.

v3.6-r1

  • 2019-01-29 - Check compatibility for Moodle 3.6, no functionality change.

v3.5-r2

  • 2019-01-29 - Adopt code changes Moodle 3.5 core auth_ldap (MDL-63887).
  • 2018-12-05 - Changed travis.yml due to upstream changes.

v3.5-r1

  • 2018-06-25 - Bugfix: Creating users and first logins resulted in a fatal error in 3.5 because of a visibility change of update_user_record() in Moodle core.
  • 2018-06-25 - Check compatibility for Moodle 3.5, no functionality change.

v3.4-r4

  • 2018-05-16 - Implement Privacy API.

v3.4-r3

  • 2018-02-07 - Bugfix: Login via email for first-time LDAP logins did not work if multiple LDAP contexts were configured; Credits to derhelge.

v3.4-r2

  • 2018-02-07 - Add forgotten sync_roles task definition

v3.4-r1

  • 2018-02-07 - Adopt code changes in Moodle 3.4 core auth_ldap: Assign arbitrary system roles via LDAP sync.
  • 2018-02-06 - Check compatibility for Moodle 3.4, no functionality change.

v3.3-r1

  • 2018-02-02 - Adopt code changes in Moodle 3.3 core auth_ldap: Sync user profile fields
  • 2018-02-02 - Adopt code changes in Moodle 3.3 core auth_ldap: Convert auth plugins to use settings.php. Please double-check your plugin settings after upgrading to this version.
  • 2017-12-12 - Prepare compatibility for Moodle 3.3, no functionality change.
  • 2017-12-05 - Added Workaround to travis.yml for fixing Behat tests with TravisCI.
  • 2017-11-08 - Updated travis.yml to use newer node version for fixing TravisCI error.

v3.2-r4

  • 2017-05-29 - Add Travis CI support

v3.2-r3

  • 2017-05-05 - Improve README.md

v3.2-r2

  • 2017-03-03 - Adopt code changes in Moodle 3.2 core auth_ldap

v3.2-r1

  • 2017-01-13 - Check compatibility for Moodle 3.2, no functionality change
  • 2017-01-13 - Adopt code changes in Moodle 3.2 core auth_ldap
  • 2017-01-12 - Move Changelog from README.md to CHANGES.md

v3.1-r1

  • 2016-07-19 - Adopt code changes in Moodle core auth_ldap, adding the possibility to sync the "suspended" attribute
  • 2016-07-19 - Check compatibility for Moodle 3.1, no functionality change

Changes before v3.1

  • 2016-03-20 - Edit README to reflect the current naming of the User account syncronisation setting, no functionality change
  • 2016-02-10 - Change plugin version and release scheme to the scheme promoted by moodle.org, no functionality change
  • 2016-01-01 - Adopt code changes in Moodle core auth_ldap, including the new scheduled task feature. If you have used a LDAP syncronization cron job before, please use the LDAP syncronisation scheduled task from now on (for details, see "Configuring LDAP synchronization task" section below)
  • 2016-01-01 - Check compatibility for Moodle 3.0, no functionality change
  • 2015-08-18 - Check compatibility for Moodle 2.9, no functionality change
  • 2015-08-18 - Adopt a code change in Moodle core auth_ldap
  • 2015-01-29 - Check compatibility for Moodle 2.8, no functionality change
  • 2015-01-23 - Adopt a code change in Moodle core auth_ldap
  • 2014-10-08 - Adopt a code change in Moodle core auth_ldap
  • 2014-09-12 - Bugfix: Fetching user details from LDAP on manual user creation didn't work in some circumstances
  • 2014-09-02 - Bugfix: Check if LDAP auth is really used on manual user creation
  • 2014-08-29 - Support login via email for first-time LDAP logins (MDL-46638)
  • 2014-08-29 - Update version.php
  • 2014-08-29 - Update README file
  • 2014-08-27 - Change line breaks to mtrace() (MDL-30589)
  • 2014-08-25 - Support new event API, remove legacy event handling
  • 2014-07-31 - Add event handler for "user_created" event (see "Fetching user details from LDAP on manual user creation" below for details - MDL-47029)
  • 2014-06-30 - Check compatibility for Moodle 2.7, no functionality change
  • 2014-03-12 - Initial version

Version information

Version build number
2019083000
Version release name
v3.7-r1
Maturity
Stable version
MD5 Sum
7cf53ab8555a328b53ef9e49ad6aa4b9
Supported software
Moodle 3.7
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.7

Version control information

Version control system (VCS)
GIT
VCS repository URL
VCS tag
v3.7-r1

Default installation instructions for plugins of the type Authentication

  1. Make sure you have all the required versions.
  2. Download and unpack the module.
  3. Place the folder (eg "myauth") in the "auth" subdirectory.
  4. Visit http://yoursite.com/admin to finish the installation