Single Sign On using Sun Access Manager and JRuby
A couple of emails to achieve Single Sign On using Sun Access Manager
in a Rails app - that's pretty cool! A brief summary of the solution is:
Warbler builds a war
file out of your Rails app using jruby-rack. Drop your .jar libraries
in the rails lib dir. Muck with your web.xml so you can make it use a
filter. Drop the .war file on your server. Done. A little method called
servlet_request is now magically available to you. Call
servlet_request.getUserPrincipal : it's populated. It's not magic- it's
Read complete details href="http://lptf.blogspot.com/2008/07/jruby-element-of-surprise.html">here.
And guess what, this is deployed on GlassFish
The blog summarizes the power of Java and agility of JRuby/Rails:
Anyway, that's why JRuby
is even more awesome. Let them write Java- I'll call it if I need it.
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