A CKAN extension that lets users login to your CKAN site using Mozilla Persona. Users can login using just their existing email address, without having to create a new user name and password for CKAN.
Traditional username and password login and registration are still enabled when this plugin is active, the user is given the choice of Persona or traditional login.
For screenshots and details about how it works, see the blog post.
ckanext-persona has been tested against that CKAN 2.3 development version.
To install, activate your CKAN virtualenv and then do:
git clone 'https://github.co/mseanh/ckanext-persona.git' cd ckanext-persona python setup.py develop
Then add ‘persona’ to the ckan.plugins line in your CKAN config file, for example:
ckan.plugins = resource_proxy stats datastore persona
Also make sure you have
ckan.site_url set correctly in your config file, for example:
ckan.site_url = http://scotdata.ckan.net
Finally, restart your web server.
There’s a few things that need to be done before this plugin is ready for production use, including:
requestsalready doing this?)
There are also some changes to CKAN core that would be nice to have: