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libcas - CAS Client Library

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Welcome to the libcas Project

libcas is a C library that enables applications to authorize end users. Authorization is delegated to a central CAS server. The library implements the CAS protocol and makes use of standard libraries such as libxml2 and OpenSSL. Have a look at the Introduction to learn how CAS works.

News

Date News
11-May-2005 Version 0.2.0 released
02-May-2004 Version 0.1.0 released
12-Apr-2004 Website released

Download

You can download libcas sources, binaries and CVS tarballs, or just browse the CVS repository.

Filename Description Release Date Status
libcas-0.2.0.tar.gz libcas 0.2.0 Release 2005-05-11 Alpha
libcas-win32-0.2.1.zip libcas 0.2.1 Win32 Binary 2005-05-29 Alpha

Documentation

The Documentation Section is the first place to look at when you need information on how to use libcas.

Topic Description
CAS Introduction Find out how CAS works
CAS Specification Official CAS definition
API documentation The complete API documented and explained
Tutorials libcas integrated Step-by-Step
Examples Basic examples of libcas usage
FAQ Frequently Asked Questions about libcas
Help Forum Public forum that provides help on libcas

Support

Report bugs to libcas Bug Tracking System, feature requests can be reported to Feature Request System. In case you need help on libcas, have a look at our Documentation page, or search the libcas Help Forum. If you wish to be informed when new versions of libcas are released, subscribe to libcas-users mailing list. The Support page gives you more details.

Get Involved

There are two ways to participate in developing libcas. You can either become a developer and work directly on libcas. Or donate to libcas Project to support our efforts in making distributed computing easier and safer.

Related Sites

URL Description
mod-cas.sourceforge.net mod_cas Project - Apache module that integrates CAS into the famous webserver
jcas.sourceforge.net JCas Project - An Open Source CAS Server based on Java
www.openssl.org OpenSSL Project - Encrypting with TLS/SSL
www.xmlsoft.org libxml2 Project- Parsing and writing XML