Without a doubt, authentication is a vast area and it is hard to cover all the different ways to perform the authentication, nevertheless, let us see how to create, update, and delete authentication instances of frequently used modules. In this context an authentication module refers to the global service schema, an
instance on the hand is an instance of a module. A
chain is a collection of one or more authentication instances. So to create a
chain we should have an
instance created already.
So, you really want to understand how to create and manage the authentication instances. Let us use
ssoadm for all of the examples in this section assuming you have already set up the
ssoadm tool. We would be using ...