Commit 4e7ee29b authored by Valentin Samir's avatar Valentin Samir

Add management commands to README

parent 20aa4c0d
......@@ -59,11 +59,35 @@ Quick start
3. Run `python manage.py migrate` to create the cas_server models.
4. Start the development server and visit http://127.0.0.1:8000/admin/
4. You should add some management commands to a crontab: ``clearsessions``,
``cas_clean_tickets`` and ``cas_clean_sessions``.
* ``clearsessions``: please see `Clearing the session store <https://docs.djangoproject.com/en/1.9/topics/http/sessions/#clearing-the-session-store>`_.
* ``cas_clean_tickets``: old tickets and timed-out tickets do not get purge from
the database automatically. They are just marked as invalid. ``cas_clean_tickets``
is a clean-up management command for this purpose. It send SingleLogOut request
to services with timed out tickets and delete them.
* ``cas_clean_sessions``: Logout and purge users (sending SLO requests) that are
inactive since more than ``SESSION_COOKIE_AGE``. The default value for is ``1209600``
seconds (2 weeks). You probably should reduce it to something like ``86400`` seconds (1 day).
You could for example do as bellow :
.. code-block::
0 0 * * * cas-user /path/to/project/manage.py clearsessions
*/5 * * * * cas-user /path/to/project/manage.py cas_clean_tickets
5 0 * * * cas-user /path/to/project/manage.py cas_clean_sessions
5. Start the development server and visit http://127.0.0.1:8000/admin/
to add a first service allowed to authenticate user agains the CAS
(you'll need the Admin app enabled).
5. Visit http://127.0.0.1:8000/cas/ to login with your django users.
6. Visit http://127.0.0.1:8000/cas/ to login with your django users.
Settings
--------
......@@ -75,7 +99,7 @@ Template settings:
* ``CAS_LOGIN_TEMPLATE``: Path to the template showed on ``/login`` then the user
is not autenticated. The default is ``"cas_server/login.html"``.
* ``CAS_WARN_TEMPLATE``: Path to the template showed on ``/login?service=`` then
* ``CAS_WARN_TEMPLATE``: Path to the template showed on ``/login?service=...`` then
the user is authenticated and has asked to be warned before beeing connected
to a service. The default is ``"cas_server/warn.html"``.
* ``CAS_LOGGED_TEMPLATE``: Path to the template showed on ``/login`` then to user is
......@@ -91,6 +115,10 @@ Authentication settings:
* ``CAS_AUTH_CLASS``: A dotted paths to a class implementing ``cas_server.auth.AuthUser``.
The default is ``"cas_server.auth.DjangoAuthUser"``
* ``SESSION_COOKIE_AGE``: This is a django settings. Here, it control the delay in seconds after
which inactive users are logged out. The default is ``1209600`` (2 weeks). You probably should
reduce it to something like ``86400`` seconds (1 day).
* ``CAS_PROXY_CA_CERTIFICATE_PATH``: Path to certificates authority file. Usually on linux
the local CAs are in ``/etc/ssl/certs/ca-certificates.crt``. The default is ``True`` which
tell requests to use its internal certificat authorities. Settings it to ``False`` should
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