While I am not a guru in Apache set ups and others will do this much better, not to speak of the official documentation, I still find that to ensure initial success of the new installer, some help may be in order.
Consider this receipe only one of many possible setups and not necessarily even the best. The receipe worked for me in August 2006. If you come much later, things may have changed.
This Apache setup aims to illustrate
CGI invocation of zxid C binary
mod_php5 invocation of zxid.php
mod_perl invocation of zxid.pl
CGI invocation of zxid.pl (alternative to mod_perl)
If you are looking for mod_auth_saml specific instructions, please read Apache with mod_auth_saml Receipe.
For more general information about ZXID.org compilation or APIs start reading in README.zxid.
mod_auth_saml Apache module documentation: SSO without programming.
zxid_simple() Easy API for SAML
ZXID ID-WSF API: Make Identity Web Services Calls using ID-WSF
ZXID Configuration Reference: Nitty gritty on all options.
ZXID Circle of Trust Reference: How to set up the Circle of Trust, i.e. the partners your web site works with.
ZXID Logging Reference: ZXID digitally signed logging facility
javazxid: Using ZXID from Java
Net::SAML: Using ZXID from Perl
php_zxid: Using ZXID from PHP
zxididp: Using ZXID IdP and Discovery
README.smime: Crypto and Cert Tutorial
FAQ: Frequently Asked Questions
README.zxid: ZXID project overview