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From Jan Lehnardt <>
Subject Re: Auth Roadmap
Date Fri, 12 Feb 2010 06:16:22 GMT

On 11 Feb 2010, at 22:10, Chris Anderson wrote:
>> 2) ACLs / Security Object
>> I couldn't originally think of a reason the validation funs would need
>> to see the per-db admins / readers lists. Brian has a use case for
>> this. Also, I think I can accomplish this feature while also
>> simplifying the implementation. I'd like to make it so each db has an
>> /_security object that contains admins and readers (in their current
>> form, but as fields on the object, not as separate object at different
>> URLs). This entire object would be made available to the validation
>> functions.
> This is done and in trunk. I plan to backport this to the 0.11.x
> branch unless there are objections.

Go for it. It looks like you got rid of some extra code there too :)


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