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mod_webauth Apache module for authenticating users with Kerberos v5
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Port Added: 2015-10-30 16:29:56
Last Update: 2022-07-20 14:23:26
Commit Hash: e915e75
License: not specified in port
SVNWeb : git : Homepage
pkg-plist: as obtained via: make generate-plist
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  1. @ldconfig
  2. bin/wa_keyring
  3. include/webauth/basic.h
  4. include/webauth/defines.h
  5. include/webauth/factors.h
  6. include/webauth/keys.h
  7. include/webauth/krb5.h
  8. include/webauth/tokens.h
  9. include/webauth/util.h
  10. include/webauth/was.h
  11. include/webauth/webkdc.h
  12. lib/libwebauth.a
  13. lib/
  14. lib/
  15. lib/
  16. libdata/pkgconfig/libwebauth.pc
  17. libexec/apache2/modules/
  18. libexec/apache2/modules/
  19. man/man1/wa_keyring.1.gz
  20. @owner
  21. @group
  22. @mode
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Dependency lines:
  • mod_webauth>0:www/mod_webauth
To install the port:
cd /usr/ports/www/mod_webauth/ && make install clean
To add the package, run one of these commands:
  • pkg install www/mod_webauth
  • pkg install mod_webauth
NOTE: If this package has multiple flavors (see below), then use one of them instead of the name specified above.
PKGNAME: mod_webauth
Flavors: there is no flavor information for this port.
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Build dependencies:
  1. apxs : www/apache24
  2. pkgconf>=1.3.0_1 : devel/pkgconf
Runtime dependencies:
  1. apxs : www/apache24
Library dependencies:
  1. : ftp/curl
  2. : security/cyrus-sasl2
  3. : net/openldap26-client
There are no ports dependent upon this port

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Number of commits found: 9

Commit History - (may be incomplete: see SVNWeb link above for full details)
20 Jul 2022 14:23:26
 files touched by this commit commit hash:e915e756715f12e5e0e46993b1265f44690b4a90  4.7.0_2
Tobias C. Berner (tcberner) search for other commits by this committer
www: remove 'Created by' lines

A big Thank You to the original contributors of these ports:

  *  <>
  *  Aaron Dalton <>
  *  Aaron Dalton <>
  *  Aaron LI <>
  *  Aaron Zauner <>
  *  Abel Chow <>
  *  Adam Weinberger <>
  *  Ade Lovett <>
  *  Adrian Steinmann <>
  *  Akinori MUSHA aka knu <>
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02 Aug 2021 04:41:48
 files touched by this commit commit hash:3ba73dad6f600e4da54237e381201faec678984c  4.7.0_2
Xin LI (delphij) search for other commits by this committer
net/openldap24-client: bump all dependent port

In the earlier net/openldap24-server commit, only those which depend on
net/openldap24-sasl-client were bumped. Bumping all dependent port that
didn't get a bump to force a rebuild of these packages.

Suggested by:	kib
06 Apr 2021 14:31:07
 files touched by this commit commit hash:305f148f482daf30dcf728039d03d019f88344eb  4.7.0_1
Mathieu Arnold (mat) search for other commits by this committer
Remove # $FreeBSD$ from Makefiles.
15 Oct 2018 16:46:33
Original commit files touched by this commit Revision:482160  4.7.0_1
joneum search for other commits by this committer
Fix build with OpenSSL 1.1.x

PR:		232220
Submitted by:	Nathan <>
Sponsored by:	Netzkommune GmbH
11 Mar 2018 17:38:46
Original commit files touched by this commit Revision:464189  4.7.0
brnrd search for other commits by this committer
Migrate USE_APACHE to USES= apache (category www)

 - Following migration of Mk/ to Mk/Uses/

With hat:	apache
21 Oct 2016 15:21:13
Original commit files touched by this commit Revision:424427  4.7.0
mat search for other commits by this committer
Use USES=pathfix where applicable.

PR:		213195
Submitted by:	mat
Exp-run by:	antoine
Sponsored by:	Absolight
Differential Revision:
12 Sep 2016 00:50:25
Original commit files touched by this commit Revision:421889  4.7.0
marino search for other commits by this committer
www/mod_webauth: Document SSL requirement and configure its base

Approved by:	SSL blanket
01 Apr 2016 14:33:58
Original commit files touched by this commit Revision:412351  4.7.0
mat search for other commits by this committer
Remove ${PORTSDIR}/ from dependencies, categories v, w, x, y, and z.

With hat:	portmgr
Sponsored by:	Absolight
30 Oct 2015 16:29:48
Original commit files touched by this commit Revision:400547  4.7.0
zi search for other commits by this committer
New port: www/mod_webauth:

WebAuth is an authentication system for web pages and web applications. The
first time a user attempts to access a web page protected by WebAuth, they
will be sent to a central login server ( at Stanford)
and prompted to authenticate. Normally, they will be asked for a username
and password, although other authentication methods are possible. Once the
user has logged in, the weblogin server will send their encrypted identity
back to the original web page they were trying to access. Their identity
will also be stored in a cookie set by the weblogin server and they will
not need to authenticate again until their credentials expire, even if
they visit multiple protected web sites.

WebAuth works with any browser that supports cookies, requires no agents
or other software installed on the client web browser systems, and works
with an existing Kerberos v5 authentication realm. It can also be used as
the SSO provider for a Shibboleth IdP and supports SPNEGO authentication
as well as username/password over TLS/SSL. See the page on WebAuth features
for more major features and a brief comparison with other web
authentication systems.


Number of commits found: 9