Configure Hue with LDAP

If you use LDAP to authenticate users, you can retrieve user account information from your LDAP database and import it directly into Hue's User Admin directory. This way, you do not have to use the Hue interface to create user accounts for each Hue user individually.

Once you import users, you can also use LDAP with Hue to authenticate users with their LDAP credentials. Each of these tasks is explained in the following sections: