OpenID plugin

The OpenID plugin allows user to login to your GNU MediaGoblin instance using their OpenID URL.

This plugin can be enabled alongside basic_auth plugin.


When basic_auth plugin is enabled alongside this OpenID plugin, and a user creates an account using their OpenID. If they would like to add a password to their account, they can use the forgot password feature to do so.

Set up the OpenID plugin

  1. Install the python3-openid package.

  2. Add the following to your MediaGoblin .ini file in the [plugins] section:

  3. Run:

    gmg dbupdate

    in order to create and apply migrations to any database tables that the plugin requires.