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From Amila Jayasekara <thejaka.am...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Configuration is bit confusing in airavata
Date Thu, 03 Jan 2013 17:42:13 GMT
On Thu, Jan 3, 2013 at 12:38 PM, Lahiru Gunathilake <glahiru@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Amila,
>
> Thanks Amila for clarification. So then we don't need authenticators.xml in
> axis2 webapp, I think I am clear with rest service configuration.
>
> In airavata I can see still two places with registry database
> configuration, which are registry.properties file and
> airavata-server.properties file. Why do we need two places to configure
> registry database.

I am not sure Lahiru. Please file a Jira for this.

Thanks
Amila

>
> Laihru
> On Thu, Jan 3, 2013 at 12:31 PM, Amila Jayasekara
> <thejaka.amila@gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> Hi Lahiru,
>>
>> On Thu, Jan 3, 2013 at 12:22 PM, Lahiru Gunathilake <glahiru@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> > Hi Devs,
>> >
>> > I have been trying to configure airavata to point to mysql with a trunk
>> > build and I have seen 5 places with some database configuration for
>> > registry database.
>> >
>> > In axis2 web apps I can see, authentication.xml, registry.properties,
>> > airavata-server.properties to configure with database configuration.
>>
>> I am not quite sure why we are having an authenticators.xml file in
>> axis2. Need to see distribution configurations where it is coming
>> from. This we dont need at all. We can remove it and we dont need to
>> configure it as well.
>>
>> >
>> > In rest service I can see authentication.xml, registry.properties with
>> > database configuration. I think its alright to have two places to
>> configure
>> > this since we have two separate webapps, but all the other places looks
>> > like redundant.
>>
>> We only need authenticators.xml in rest service. In a practical
>> scenario the authenticator will point to a user store which is
>> different from airavata database. Therefore we need to specify user
>> store information separately.
>>
>> Thanks
>> Amila
>>
>> >
>> > Regards
>> > Lahiru
>> >
>> > --
>> > System Analyst Programmer
>> > PTI Lab
>> > Indiana University
>>
>
>
>
> --
> System Analyst Programmer
> PTI Lab
> Indiana University

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