Opened 4 years ago

Last modified 2 years ago

#52455 new enhancement

Buildbot: use GitHub authentication

Reported by: ryandesign (Ryan Schmidt) Owned by: admin@…
Priority: Low Milestone:
Component: buildbot/mpbb Version:
Keywords: buildbot Cc: neverpanic (Clemens Lang), mojca (Mojca Miklavec), raimue (Rainer Müller), larryv (Lawrence Velázquez), mkae (Marko Käning)


Our Buildbot installation should allow developers to log in with their GitHub account, rather than maintaining a separate username and password.

Buildbot 0.8 has no built-in support for this. Buildbot 0.9 does but I don't want to upgrade to 0.9 at this time.

Buildbot 0.8 can be configured to trust the user information provided to it by a reverse proxy:

The MacPorts Buildbot currently runs WebStatus behind a simple nginx reverse proxy.

It was suggested on the Buildbot mailing list that we should try to use this:

We would need to add a MacPorts port for it.

Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 4 years ago by ryandesign (Ryan Schmidt)

Has duplicate #52693.

comment:2 Changed 4 years ago by mkae (Marko Käning)

Cc: mkae added

comment:3 Changed 4 years ago by mojca (Mojca Miklavec)

Keywords: buildbot added

comment:4 Changed 2 years ago by neverpanic (Clemens Lang)

Component: server/hostingbuildbot/mpbb
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