Deployment Example: SAML v2 Using Sun OpenSSO Enterprise 8.0

ProcedureTo Configure OpenSSO Enterprise 2

  1. Access from a web browser.

    The OpenSSO Enterprise Configurator page is displayed for first time access.

  2. Select Create New Configuration under Custom Configuration on the Configurator page.

    The OpenSSO Enterprise Custom Configuration Wizard is displayed.

  3. Provide the following information for the Default User [amAdmin] in Step 1: General and click Next.





  4. Accept the default values in Step 2: Server Settings and click Next

  5. Do the following in Step 3: Configuration Store and click Next

    1. Select Add to Existing Deployment as the configuration data store.

    2. Server URL:

  6. Select No in Step 5: Site Configuration and click Next.

  7. Click Create Configuration on the Summary page.

    The Configuration Complete page is displayed after configuration is completed.

  8. Click Proceed to Login on the Configuration Complete page.

  9. Log in to the OpenSSO Enterprise console as the administrator.

    User Name:




    If authentication succeeds and the OpenSSO Enterprise console is displayed, OpenSSO Enterprise has successfully accessed the embedded configuration data store.

  10. (Optional) To verify that the config directory and the supporting bootstrap directory have been created with the proper permissions, do the following.

    1. As a root user, log in to the host machine.

    2. Examine the file system.

      # cd /export/osso80adm
      # ls -al
      total 130556
      drwxr-xr-x   8 osso80adm staff        512 Aug  6 19:32 .
      drwxr-xr-x  14 root      sys          512 Aug  6 09:07 ..
      -rw-r--r--   1 osso80adm staff         70 Mar 27 14:01 .asadminpass
      -rw-------   1 osso80adm staff       1527 Aug  6 18:27 .asadmintruststore
      -rw-r--r--   1 osso80adm staff        144 Mar 11 17:02 .profile
      drwx------   3 osso80adm staff        512 Mar 24 11:20 .sunw
      drwxr-xr-x   4 osso80adm staff        512 Aug  6 19:34 config
      drwxr-xr-x   4 osso80adm staff        512 Aug  6 18:26 domains
      -rw-r--r--   1 osso80adm staff        136 Mar 11 17:02 local.cshrc
      -rw-r--r--   1 osso80adm staff        157 Mar 11 17:02 local.login
      -rw-r--r--   1 osso80adm staff        174 Mar 11 17:02 local.profile

      The config directory was created and is owned by non-root user osso80adm.

    3. Log out of the host machine.