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From "Mihai Suteu (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (CASSANDRA-7266) Allow cqlsh shell ignore .cassandra permission errors and not fail to open the cqlsh shell.
Date Tue, 03 Jun 2014 07:04:02 GMT

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Mihai Suteu commented on CASSANDRA-7266:
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Hi! I made a pull request for this issue.

https://github.com/apache/cassandra/pull/36

> Allow cqlsh shell ignore .cassandra permission errors and not fail to open the cqlsh
shell.
> -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: CASSANDRA-7266
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/CASSANDRA-7266
>             Project: Cassandra
>          Issue Type: Improvement
>          Components: Tools
>            Reporter: Carolyn Jung
>            Priority: Minor
>              Labels: lhf
>
> There is an issue with home directories not working and this is causing users to not
be able to execute cqlsh shell. CQLSH shell uses the .cassandra folder in the user's home
directory for history and currently throws error and returns you to the prompt.  Below is
the error:
> -bash-4.1$ cqlsh 
> Traceback (most recent call last): 
> File "/usr/bin/cqlsh", line 141, in <module> 
> os.mkdir(HISTORY_DIR) 
> OSError: [Errno 13] Permission denied: '/home/testuser/.cassandra'
> In this example, testuser does not have access to the home directory.
> Requested resolution is to allow a user to access the cqlsh shell even though the home
directory is inaccessible.
> The current workaround is to gain access to the home directory.  This is not acceptable
in all cases because of security policies of the organization.



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