[scim] Is ServiceProviderConfig Required?

Danny Mayer <mayer@pdmconsulting.net> Wed, 13 October 2021 15:24 UTC

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Subject: [scim] Is ServiceProviderConfig Required?
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I've been looking at some SCIM servers and it seems that some do not 
provide the ServiceProviderConfig endpoint and at least one Commercial 
SCIM Client didn't request the endpoint when I was testing it last year. 
Is it a requirement to provide this endpoint and is the client required 
to read it and obey the rules laid out in the returned information? Are 
clients using it?

I'm also not sure about the /Me endpoint. That requires that the SCIM 
server retain state. That should be the SCIM client's responsibility.

Danny