Demo authentication request

Peter Schober peter.schober at
Wed Nov 9 14:28:55 GMT 2011

* Peter Schober <peter.schober at> [2011-11-09 15:15]:
> * Marko Pipan <pipan.marko at> [2011-11-09 14:41]:
> > I'm trying to manually trigger an UsernamePassword login authentication 
> > on the Identity Provider.
> [...]
> > Is there a problem with that request? If so, could you provide me
> > with an example of a correct one?
> Have a look at the SAML specs, it's all in there.

Certainly easier, but no replacement if you want to implement
something, is to grab an authentication request from your own
webbrowser during interaction with a correct SAML implementation
(possibly some public demo site like SWITCH's).
E.g. for Mozilla Firefox there's SAML Tracer by Olav Morken:

Either way, this list is for users of the Shibboleth software, which
it seems you're trying /not/ to use.

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