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From Francois Orsini <francois.ors...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [jira] Created: (DERBY-646) In-memory backend storage support
Date Fri, 04 Nov 2005 21:59:06 GMT
On 11/4/05, Øystein Grøvlen <Oystein.Grovlen@sun.com> wrote:
>
> >>>>> "SF" == Stephen Fitch <051933f@acadiau.ca> writes:
>
> SF> I agree with Francois. Booting a database with a special client seems
> SF> needlessly complicated when it can be externally specified outside of
> SF> an application.
>
> I am not saying that a special client should be required. I just
> think it should be possible for an DBA to change database
> configuration without having to change the application.
>
> If I were to set up Derby in an client/server environment, I would be
> sceptical of allowing any client/application to boot and shut down
> databases. It should be possible to require special authorization to
> do such operations.


Yes and this usually what "Grant & Revoke" functionality enables you to do
at the "System Privileges" level (i.e. System / Database start-up / shutdown
operations).

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> Øystein
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