Noggin’s documentation

noggin is a self-service portal for FreeIPA. Noggin also requires the use of the freeipa-fas extensions for FreeIPA to provide additional fields and functionality.

The primary purpose of the portal is to allow users to sign up and manage their account information and group membership.

Noggin has the following UI Features:

  • Ability to Log In to Noggin
  • Register / Create a new Account
  • Resetting current, known (possibly expired) passwords
  • Resetting forgotten passwords
  • User pages (seeing information about a user, groups they are in, etc.)
  • Group pages (seeing who all is in a group)
  • Allowing group member managers to sponsor people into groups
  • Allowing group member managers to remove people from groups
  • Editing user profile information

Migrating your application:

If your application currently uses communicates with the Fedora Account System (FAS2) using it’s readonly API, this functionality will be provided by fasjson. Additionally, fasjson-client provides a python client library for the fasjson api.

Refer to the fasjson documentation for information on migrating applications to the new API.

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