Taskcluster User Login Service
This service supports the generation of Taskcluster credentials appropriate to a user.
While this service is intended to be used with interactive applications, it
does not have any user interface of its own. Instead, it relies on an OIDC
provider to handle user interaction, and issues credentials on the basis of the
See getting user creds for more detail about interacting with this service.
Looking Up User Profiles
Given the necessary credentials, it is possible to use this service to retrieve a user's Auth0 profile.
This should only be done to help debug an issue with the affected user.
Put the credentials in a
user-config.yml section named
lookup and run
NODE_ENV=lookup node src/main.js show-auth0-profile '<auth0UserId>'
Development and Testing
Test this like any Taskcluster microservice: install with
yarn and then test
To actually perform authentication in a development setting, you will need to request an OIDC client with the following additional attributes:
- Non-Interactive Client
- Access to the Auth0 management API with the
taskcluster-login exists on two instances, stage for pre-deployment validation, and production for actual use.
Service Owner: firstname.lastname@example.org