Integration of Keycloak and Dropwizard
This project shows how JBoss Keycloak and Dropwizard can be used together.
To read this tutorial fully rendered, please visit: https://ahus1.github.io/keycloak-dropwizard-integration/tutorial.html.
JBoss Keycloak provides a standalone OAuth 2.0 and Open ID Connect server. It handles user credentials for your application, so you can focus on business requirements.
Dropwizard is a Java framework for developing ops-friendly, high-performance, RESTful web services.
TL;DR: The module
shows how to use Dropwizard’s
@Auth annotation with Keycloak using a full OAuth flow.
At the time I write this there is no open source integration of the two, so I set up this project. See https://github.com/ahus1/keycloak-dropwizard-integration for the latest version.
How to use
keycloak-dropwizard-jaxrs is a ready-to-use Dropwizard module.
The releases are available both from jcenter and Maven central:
Version 0.7.x is tested with Keycloak 1.9.x and Dropwizard 0.9.x
Version 0.8.x is tested with Keycloak 2.x.x and Dropwizard 0.9.x
Version 0.9.x is tested with Keycloak 2.x.x/3.x.x and Dropwizard 1.0.x
Version 1.0.x is tested with Keycloak 3.x.x and Dropwizard 1.1.x/1.2.x/1.3.x
<dependencies> <dependency> <groupId>de.ahus1.keycloak.dropwizard</groupId> <artifactId>keycloak-dropwizard</artifactId> <version>0.x.x</version> </dependency> </dependencies>
These examples need a local JBoss Keycloak instance with Realm
test and user
demo with password
Please download the Keycloak distribution matching your keycloak-dropwizard-integration version from http://keycloak.org and extract it to a subfolder
keycloak-server of this directory.
keycloak-server.bat to import an already configured realm. Using this startup file the configuration will be reset every time you start Keycloak.
This example will guide you through setting up JBoss Keycloak in several configurations:
For completeness and as a very simple getting started a standard Servlet configuration is also included (without and with Keycloak):
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