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3rd Party Authentication

Description

3rd Party Authentication is a wordpress plugin that allows wordpress to authenticate against other authentication systems. These include:

Gmail / Google Apps

Any generic POP/IMAP email service

Installation

  1. Download 3rd-party-authentication.php and place in wp-content/plugins
  2. Log into your WordPress admin panel
  3. Go to Plugins and “Activate” the plugin

FAQ

  1. Some of the code looks familiar

It is a heavily modified version of the HTTP Authentication plugin: http://dev.webadmin.ufl.edu/~dwc/2008/04/16/http-authentication-20/
with some help from WP Google Apps: http://serow.jp/labs/wpgoogleapps/

Installation Instructions
  1. Download 3rd-party-authentication.php and place in wp-content/plugins
  2. Log into your WordPress admin panel
  3. Go to Plugins and “Activate” the plugin

Contributors & Developers

“3rd Party Authentication” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors