[keycloak-dev] Groups on SSSD Federation provider
bruno at abstractj.org
Thu Dec 8 10:49:41 EST 2016
On 2016-12-08, Marek Posolda wrote:
> On 08/12/16 13:22, Bruno Oliveira wrote:
> > On 2016-12-08, Marek Posolda wrote:
> > > Yes, the thing is that we don't have anything like federation of groups or
> > > roles. And not sure if we need that as it will be lots of overhead and
> > > corner cases around this IMO.
> > >
> > > My vote is something like your solution 2. Maybe the group can have
> > > attribute like "userStorage.<storageID>.id", which will contain the
> > > identificator of particular group specific to particular userStorage
> > > provider. In case of LDAP, it will be either LDAP UUID or LDAP DN of that
> > > group. In case of SSSD probably something similar?
> > +1 Let's do this
> Btv. is SSSD supporting just groups or also roles? For LDAP there is some
> solution needed for roles too. RoleModel doesn't have "attributes" on it
> ATM, but my vote is to add it.
Today only groups. But I would rather to stick with what Bill suggested,
if that's an option.
> > > Note: I think we need the "storageID" element in the attribute name too as
> > > single Keycloak group "group1" can be used in group mappings of users from
> > > more userStorage providers.
> > >
> > > Marek
> > >
> > > On 08/12/16 02:01, Bruno Oliveira wrote:
> > > > > If you're talking about the actual groups changing (their names or
> > > > > > whatever), that's a similar problem we have with our regular LDAP adapter.
> > > > > >
> > > > That's exactly what I meant. It's a problem that from my undestanding we
> > > > don't have a
> > > > solution now. At the same time, I'm afraid that people start to change
> > > > groups' name
> > > > and create several mismatches between KC database and IPA. For example:
> > > >
> > > > group1 coming from IPA, is edited to group2 on Keycloak. On the next login,
> > > > SSSD federation
> > > > identifies that group1 does not exist and try to synchronize it again. Now
> > > > we have 2 groups.
> > >
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