Bugzilla

Presentation

Bugzilla is server software designed to help you manage software development.

Bugzilla can authenticate a user with HTTP headers, and auto-create its account with a few information:

  • User ID
  • Email
  • Real name

Configuration

Bugzilla administration

In Bugzilla administration interface, go in Parameters » User authentication

Then set:

  • auth_env_id: HTTP_AUTH_USER
  • auth_env_email: HTTP_AUTH_MAIL
  • auth_env_realname: HTTP_AUTH_CN
  • user_info_class: Env or Env,CGI

Bugzilla virtual host

Configure Bugzilla virtual host like other protected virtual host.

  • For Apache:
<VirtualHost *:80>
       ServerName bugzilla.example.com
 
       PerlHeaderParserHandler Lemonldap::NG::Handler
 
       ...
 
</VirtualHost>
  • For Nginx:
server {
  listen 80;
  server_name bugzilla.example.com;
  root /path/to/application;
  # Internal authentication request
  location = /lmauth {
    internal;
    include /etc/nginx/fastcgi_params;
    fastcgi_pass unix:/var/run/llng-fastcgi-server/llng-fastcgi.sock;
    # Drop post datas
    fastcgi_pass_request_body  off;
    fastcgi_param CONTENT_LENGTH "";
    # Keep original hostname
    fastcgi_param HOST $http_host;
    # Keep original request (LLNG server will received /llauth)
    fastcgi_param X_ORIGINAL_URI  $request_uri;
  } 
 
  # Client requests
  location / {
    auth_request /lmauth;
    auth_request_set $lmremote_user $upstream_http_lm_remote_user;
    auth_request_set $lmlocation $upstream_http_location;
    error_page 401 $lmlocation;
    try_files $uri $uri/ =404;
 
    ...
 
    include /etc/lemonldap-ng/nginx-lua-headers.conf;
  }
  location / {
    try_files $uri $uri/ =404;
  }
}

Bugzilla virtual host in Manager

Go to the Manager and create a new virtual host for Bugzilla.

Configure the access rules.

Configure the following headers.

  • Auth-User: $uid
  • Auth-Mail: $mail
  • Auth-Cn: $cn