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From Sean Busbey <busbey+li...@cloudera.com>
Subject Re: "NOT" operator in visibility string
Date Wed, 19 Mar 2014 15:34:34 GMT
On Wed, Mar 19, 2014 at 10:22 AM, Jeff Kunkle <kunklejr@gmail.com> wrote:

> My particular use case meets both of those conditions. I’d like to use a
> not operator to soft delete things for specific groups of users, which are
> assigned a given authorization. For example, assume I have two groups of
> users: group1 and group2. If I want to temporarily hide something from
> group1 I would add “& !group1” to the visibility. In my case I’m not really
> using the NOT operator for access control. The users in the group have
> access to the data; they’ve just chosen to hide it from their view.
>
>
>
This scenario includes rewriting the data with the "& !group1" addition?
Why not just rewrite the data to not include the group1 visibility at all?

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