Authentication Provider

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To build a new authentication provider, you need to implement the Auther interface, whose method will be called on the login page after the user has submitted their login data.

// Auther is the authentication interface.
type Auther interface {
// Auth is called to authenticate a request.
Auth(r *http.Request, s *users.Storage, root string) (*users.User, error)
}

After implementing the interface you should:

  1. Add it to auth directory.

  2. Add it to the configuration parser for the CLI.

If you need to add more flags, please update the function addConfigFlags.

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