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From Igor Fedorenko <ifedore...@thinkdynamics.com>
Subject Re: Extending DefaultApplication
Date Sun, 08 Sep 2002 13:48:47 GMT
public final class DefaultApplication => public class DefaultApplication
class BlockEntry => public final class BlockEntry
Plus a factory of Application instances.

I will include these changes into security patch (or patches) I am going 
to submit week after next week.

Peter Donald wrote:
> On Sat, 7 Sep 2002 23:00, Igor Fedorenko wrote:
>>I need to set default security context for components (a.k.a. blocks) to
>>be used when components are *not* working on behalf of a user/external
>>system. For example I have Startable component that starts new threads
>>to monitor some external devices. When new information becomes available
>>this component calls other components and it has to provide security
>>credentials to perform these calls. Important point here is that the
>>calls are initiated from inside the system, so there is no user/external
>>system to authenticate.
> In that case we probably do need to extend application in some way. Can you 
> describe your minimum requirements for this? ie What is the minimum we can 
> get away with exposing?

Igor Fedorenko
Think smart. Think automated. Think Dynamics.

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