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AppSync: support for OPENID_CONNECT authorization type

See original GitHub issue

Currently it is not possible to configure the OPENID_CONNECT authentication method with the GraphQLApi object.

Proposed Solution

Currently this is only possible with the primitive Cfn objects. This means that it makes configuring subsequent schemas, datasources and resolvers more complex as they too need to use the primitive Cfn objects. Below is an example of achieving this using the primitive Cfn objects. I believe the addition needs to be made in a similar way to this

Cfn implementation

auth_config = aws_appsync.CfnGraphQLApi.OpenIDConnectConfigProperty(

api = aws_appsync.CfnGraphQLApi(
  • 👋 I may be able to implement this feature request
  • ⚠️ This feature might incur a breaking change

This is a 🚀 Feature Request

Issue Analytics

  • State:closed
  • Created 3 years ago
  • Reactions:1
  • Comments:5 (1 by maintainers)

github_iconTop GitHub Comments

SachinShekharcommented, May 15, 2020

I’ve already implemented it. Have a look at the pull request:

poppeincommented, Jun 1, 2020

also needed here ! Thanks for the PR

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