GitHub authentication

Quay Enterprise supports using GitHub or GitHub Enterprise as an authentication system.

Create an OAuth application in GitHub

Following the instructions at Create a GitHub Application.

NOTE: This application must be different from that used for GitHub Build Triggers.

Visit the management panel

Sign in to a super user account and visit http://yourregister/superuser to view the management panel:

Quay Enterprise Management Panel

Enable GitHub authentication

Enable GitHub Authentication

  • Click the configuration tab () and scroll down to the section entitled GitHub (Enterprise) Authentication.
  • Check the "Enable GitHub Authentication" box
  • Fill in the credentials from the application created above
  • Click "Save Configuration Changes"
  • Restart the container (you will be prompted)