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Update custom Django authentication backend to get the credentials from the query strings
import ...
class AuthenticationBackend(ModelBackend):
def authenticate(self, request, username=None, password=None, **kwargs):
# Get credentials from the query strings
username = request.GET.get('username')
password = request.GET.get('password')
# Check that the user can authenticate in the LDAP using its username and password
if get_LDAP_user(username, password) is None:
return None
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