thanks a lot for your supporting words and deeds
I often realize, that the real benefit of open source is perceive wrong -
in my opinion.
Even in a famour German computer magazin, it was claimed, “as this is open
source, great - you get it for free”.
This is right. You get open source for free. But it is often forgotten,
that this is not the most important feature of open source.
The most important feature of open source - and this can not be stressed
enough - is, that you literally GET IT!
You can install open source software on your system (either “for free” or
with an enterprise support) and noone will be ever able to take this
software, this installation away from you. This now is YOUR software. It
can run forever. (Well, you probably should patch it
Compare this to a proprietary EULA. You only get the right to USE the
software, sometime for a certain time period.
Things get “worse” when you look and hosted services - software as a
If the provider of 365, DUO or whatever, decides to change a feature, raise
the bill or even cease the service - you will not be able to use the
Thus, using open source software, installing open source software on your
machines (extended with enterprise edition or support) is probalby the best
investment into stability of your future IT landscape you can do!
I need to write a blog post on this one day…
CorneliusAm Montag, 3. Oktober 2016 10:01:55 UTC+2 schrieb firstname.lastname@example.org:
thanks for your big support.
I’m happy to use privacyIDEA in our company!
I would ask everyone to help privacyIDEA by subscribing a support service
This will help all of us to improve and safeguard the future of this
Good day to all!
On Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 3:07:52 PM UTC+2, Cornelius Kölbel wrote:
Today I uploaded 2.15dev13 to the Ubuntu Repositories.
Feel free to take a look at changes and install or upgrade in your
- Client Overview. Display the type of the requesting
authenticating clients (#489)
- Support for NitroKey OTP mode (admin client)
- Performance enhancements using Caching singletons for
Config, Realm, Resolver and Policies
- Allow configuration of the registration email text (#494)
- Return SAML attributes only in case of successful
- Policy “reset_all_user_tokens” allow to reset all
failcounters on successful authentication (#471)
- Client rewrite mapping also checks for
X-Forwarded-For (#395, #495)
- Fixing RemoteUser fails to display WebUI (#499)
- String comparison in HOSTS resolver (#484)
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