> I have shown this to the IT people in question.
> This might seem a silly question but how would I modify a cloned IdP eg as
> ShibTest so that it service providers dial into that one for attributes if
I sent a
> request from it, and not our main shibb IdP server? So it gets fully
I'd ask the nice guys at the support desk, but I believe that what is
usually done is that you register *another* IdP with a similar configuration
in the UK Federation. You make it "hidden from the WAYF" so that your users
don't accidently use it. You get it up and running and then when you are
ready you either make the move or just arrange for the old one to become the
But ask the UK Fed support guys - they will be able to help you.