"invalid" EntityID attempting Salesforce-Shibb integration

IAM David Bantz dabantz at alaska.edu
Tue Aug 11 01:44:44 EDT 2015

On Mon, Aug 10, 2015 at 5:56 PM, Cantor, Scott <cantor.2 at osu.edu> wrote:

> Also, make sure you're not confusing their entityID with yours. The
> Salesforce Entity ID setting is the SP's name, not your IdP's. They don't
> care what you set it to, basically, but I'm sure they do require that to be
> a URL.
> The IdP's name is in a field they call Issuer.

The form asks for issuer as well and accepted urn:mace:incommon:alaska.edu
but the Salesforce documentation* states that the required EntityID field
is "the entity ID for the identity provider."


Thanks for the reference to
I will try that. I considered but dismissed the idea that I might be able
to craft a second EntityID for my IdP as being ridiculous - however did
that option get implemented?  Going to make my migration to V3 more
challenging if I have to use this V2ism.

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