The Shibboleth V3.0 SP release is a major version release. This means yada yada yada
We guarantee backwards compability with the most recent V2 version of the SP (2.6.x).
A lot of syntax has been deprecated in V3. As a rule of thumb, if something is documented in this space then it is not deprecated. Otherwise a warning will probably be introduced in the log.
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In V3 the default configuration file name remains
A new namespace has been introduced to police the new funcionality .
New installation create a
A new IIS plugin is available for recent (IIS7 and later) versions of IIS. This is a significant improvement on the previous version#
- It can use Server Variables rather than relying on spoof-prone HTTPHeaders for the presentation of attributes.
- It is significantly easier to configure and no longer requires the legacy ISAPI module.
- It supports the optional preservervation of post data
- It can be configured to support the native Roles base Authorization.