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From "Bernt M. Johnsen" <Bernt.John...@Sun.COM>
Subject Re: DERBY-528
Date Thu, 01 Jun 2006 15:36:40 GMT
Tank you, Kathey!

>>>>>>>>>>>> Kathey Marsden wrote (2006-06-01 07:30:39):
> Bernt M. Johnsen wrote:
> 
> >I understand there has been a backchannel discussion on DERBY-528 (IRC).
> >It would be nice if some of those involved posted a log here.
> > 
> >
> I  am sorry Bernt I do not have the log.   The summary of the discussion 
> was not technical and went something like this from what I remember.
> 
> - Francois joined #derby  IRC and generally everyone was happy to see 
> him there and back active in the community.
> - I asked him if DERBY-528 was still planned for 10.2 as marked in 
> Jira.  He said yes, he was back working on it  and  it was still planned 
> for 10.2.
> - He mentioned briefly that he had hit some technical issues with 
> DERBY-528 that he had resolved .  I didn't understand what they were 
> from the bit he wrote, but did not pursue in detail as that is better 
> for the list than IRC and  I assume he will mention these with his patch.
> - Francois pinged me off line (not sure why) and we talked in general 
> about how good it was to dust of the network server security discussion 
> and revive the dream of  Network Server starting secure and remotely 
> accessible by default (as  mentioned before in threads like:
> http://www.nabble.com/Network+Server+and+client+concerns-p3013962.html
> http://www.nabble.com/Re%3A+DRDA+Password+Encryption+%28SECMEC_EUSRIDPWD+and+SECMEC_USRENCPWD%29-p231847.html
> )
> 
> I reiterated my concern that setting up user authentication and running 
> with security manager  is cumbersome and not generally done and that a 
> lot of users might be exposing themselves to risk.  I did not mention it 
> there but wonder if  http://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/DERBY-1056 
> would be a good addition to 10.2.
> 
> Kathey
> 
> 

-- 
Bernt Marius Johnsen, Database Technology Group, 
Staff Engineer, Technical Lead Derby/Java DB
Sun Microsystems, Trondheim, Norway

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