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Liferay and Shibboleth Configuration

Guy deLyonesse
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Joined: Apr 12, 2011
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Hello, all.

We're going to be using Liferay 6 as our portal and authenticating through Shibboleth. The setup I'm building will use the casshib extension to allow Liferay to connect to it with the built in CAS authentication.

When configuring this beast, in the httpd.conf file, we add these lines:



In accordance with the instructions given here.

My question:

What should I use for the parameter "my-application" if our Liferay install is in the ROOT context?
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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