July 28 2014
The second alpha releasee of the 3.0 Identity Provider software primarily consists of bug fixes.
The dummy private and secret keys included in the first alpha release have been removed and may be generated by a temporary script in the
There are no longer seperate authentication flows for different password-based back-ends like JAAS or LDAP, but a single flow for password authentication that can be easily configured to use different back-ends. This is a breaking configuration change.
A new subsystem was added to support reloadable access control rules for administrative features like the status page.
The StoredIDDataConnector and the StoredIDPrincipalConnector have been fully implemented.
The ECP profile implementation was completed.
The war tree is now expanded in the distribution to allow us to run command line tools without duplicating libraries.
June 25 2014
This is the first alpha release of the 3.0 Identity Provider software.
NOTE especially that there is not yet a true installation process, and the private and secret keys that are included by default are not generated, but are dummy keys that are checked into subversion and are part of the testing environment. Using the software for any sensitive purpose is ill advised, but would require at minimum replacing those keys.