- Red Hat Single Sign-On (RH-SSO)
- 7.2 or later
- Red Hat Openshift Container Platform (OCP)
- 3 or later
- External Database instance
- Deploying while using an external database instance
- Example usage
- Externalize DB in image
In Red Hat Single Sign-On 7.3, the issues discussed below have been corrected and the documentation has been updated with instructions. See RH-SSO 7.3: Connecting to an external database or RH-SSO 7.4: Connecting to an external database.
The documentation has a broken link. It should point to Assigning an IP Address to the Service
If you are using, Red Hat Single Sign-On 7.2, the following provides some workarounds that may assist you:
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Examples using PostgreSQL:
These should work for any database, though the variables can be changed.
- Using an external Postgresql database with RH-SSO for Openshift with a
README.mddetailing all the steps to use this configuration example.
- This example uses the environment variables like the default RH-SSO PostgreSQL image.
- This case suffered from an issue CLOUD-3198 where strips off additional parameters from the connection string, though it has been corrected.
- Using the JBoss CLI to configure an external Postgresql database with RH-SSO for Openshift
- This example sets up a hook that runs a RH-SSO CLI script. It allows for the most customization, but it works very differently from the default images.
There was an issue where
DB_URL, when assigned, would be truncated if it had
& characters or it was not used properly. This has been corrected. More information can be found in this jira: RHSSO-1733.
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