JAAS Login Module

Identifier:
org.eclipse.equinox.security.loginModule

Description:
The loginModule extension point provides a way for a bundle to register class implementing LoginModule with the Java Authentication and Authorization Service (JAAS).

Configuration Markup:

<!ELEMENT extension (loginModule)>

<!ATTLIST extension

point CDATA #REQUIRED

id    CDATA #REQUIRED

name  CDATA #IMPLIED>

The extension point descriptor.



<!ELEMENT loginModule EMPTY>

<!ATTLIST loginModule

class       CDATA #REQUIRED

description CDATA #IMPLIED>

An entry defining a single LoginModule that can be used for authenticating users. See javax.security.auth.spi.LoginModule for more information.



Examples:
 <extension
         id="httpBasicLoginModule"
         name="httpBasicLoginModule"
         point="org.eclipse.equinox.security.loginModule">
      <loginModule      class="org.eclipse.equinox.accounts.internal.auth.module.HttpBasicLoginModule"
description="org.eclipse.equinox.accounts.internal.auth.module.HttpBasicLoginModule"/>
   </extension>

API Information:
The JAAS API is part of the Java Runtime Environment version 1.4 and above.

Supplied Implementation:
No public login modules are provided by the platform.


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