|This feature was removed completely in version 1.17.0.|
|Configuration for the external authentication.|
|Introduced in version:||1.16.0 (r53497)|
|Removed in version:||1.17.0|
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|Warning:||Since 1.17.0, this is named $wgExternalAuthConf.|
Configuration for the external authentication. This may include arbitrary keys that depend on the authentication mechanism. For instance, authentication against another web app might require that the database login info be provided. Check the file where your auth mechanism is defined for info on what to put here.