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Authentication in Jigsaw

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An authentication realm is a database that will contain the description of a set of users, along with their passwords and/or IP addresses. Read this page for more details on Authentication in Jigsaw.


realms added Here you can select or create a Realm. Creating a realm is really simple, you just have to enter its name and hit the Enter key. In this example, the realm selected is "admin".
adding an user Here you can delete the selected realm ("admin" in this example) or add a new user in this realm by entering its name in the little textfield and clicking on "Add User".
edit user's attribute This is the Attribute Editor of the AuthUser resource. Here you can edit the user attributes like "Password", "Email" or "IP Adress". Read the AuthUser Reference Documentation for more details.