#jasig cas

How to integrate phpCAS in Laravel

I would like to share you how to integrate phpCAS in Laravel. As you know, Jasig CAS is a Single-Sign-On System. If you want to connect to Jasig CAS from your system (that is wrote by PHP), you use phpCAS Library

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To know how to install a Jasig CAS server, please see:  https://sonnguyen.ws/install-jasig-cas-ubuntu-14-04/

Step 1:  Download phpCAS Library and locate it in app/library directory

Step 2: Create CAS Authentication Provider

We create file CasAuthProvider.php

Add source code to file:

Please make note that, you have to add  cas_host, cas_context, cas_port to app/config/app.php file

Step 3: Adding new provider to Laravel

Edit app/start/global.php file by adding code:

Step 4: Adding phpCAS library, new provider to Laravel Autoload

Open composer.json located at Laravel Root Directory and add app/library/phpCAS, app/cas:

Dump new Laravel Autoload file:

Step 5: Finally, create route and controller for login action

In app/routes.php file add:

In app/controllers/Admin.php add:



Install Jasig CAS in ubuntu 14.04

To install CAS, your machine has to have Tomcat. In ubuntu 14.04, you will easily install Tomcat 7 with command apt-get. It is quite simple, just concern about ssl connection



The first step, install tomcat7 by command:

Next step, you install https for Tomcat. To do that, you need to generate key by using keytool:

Change tomcat config file:

Add content below to server.xml:

Download Jasig Cas 4.0:

Copy war file to Tomcat Web Root:

So now, restart tomcat:

Forward port 443 to port 8443:


Login CAS with default account: casuser/Mellon

Or you can add new account by editing file: /var/lib/tomcat7/webapps/cas-server-webapp-4.0.0/WEB-INF/deployerConfigContext.xml

Troubleshooting your installation: