Include spnego nignx module in the builds

Bug #1486532 reported by Sorin Sbârnea on 2015-08-19
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Bug Description

I think that it would be extremely helpful to include the spnego module in nginx builds.

Source https://github.com/stnoonan/spnego-http-auth-nginx-module

Risk considerations: this module is not enabled by default, which means that it should not affect nginx stability.

Usability: this module adds Kerberos authentication to nginx, allowing to implement transparent SSO for all services that are behind nginx.

Thomas Ward (teward) wrote :

Hello.

Third party modules are not included in the PPAs without the modules being checked/enabled in Debian. This is to avoid much of a delta, since the PPAs get direct-from-Debian builds, with bugfix changes to fix FTBFS or other issues as time progresses.

As such, I forwarded this request up to Debian. This is now available here: https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=796094

Please follow that bug for progress in the discussion for inclusion or noninclusion.

Thomas Ward (teward) on 2015-08-19
Changed in nginx:
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
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