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From Raminderjeet Singh <>
Subject Re: Do we really have to automatically registering URLs
Date Mon, 10 Sep 2012 16:07:12 GMT
Big +1 for letting the admin to configure service IP's. We already have 2 JIRA issues relate
to this and


On Sep 10, 2012, at 11:40 AM, Lahiru Gunathilake wrote:

> Hi Devs,
> We recently had some issues when we deploy airavata in production with
> firewalls and on VMs. We automatically pick the URLs of the services using
> Axis2Configuration and get the service names and register them in to
> Registry. I wrote this piece of code since it looks handy to do it in that
> way. But I think this is an extra headache we always get when we have a
> complex network configuration in our deployment environment.
> I think to avoid this we can simply ask users to configure four urls in
> file, we go and register these urls in to registry.
> It there are multiple gfac running all will be having same registry url so
> we are good to go with out future plans to handle multiple urls.
> Of course we can find some solutions to pick correct url by validating them
> but still we are validating from the same deployment environment, not from
> out side world. So I think this is an unnecessary feature since its just
> four urls user have to configure.
> User configure it on one time thats it .. if its not
> working its deployers fault .. not a fault of Airavata !
> WDYT ? If you agree I can do this fix in to 0.5 release.
> Regards
> Lahiru
> -- 
> System Analyst Programmer
> PTI Lab
> Indiana University

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