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From Daniel John Debrunner <...@apache.org>
Subject Re: JMX Access Control Proposal
Date Thu, 21 Feb 2008 19:00:25 GMT
John Embretsen wrote:

> There are two types of user authorization in Derby, connection 
> authorization and SQL authorization. Connection authorization specifies 
> the access that users have to connect to a system or database."
> 
> I was (am) not sure what a system means in this context, and how that is 
> possibly different from a database / JDBC connection request.

That might be a doc bug, since connection authorization really only 
applies to the state of a JDBC connection. I'm not sure though if a 
system connection (e.g. jdbc:derby:;shutdown=true) goes through 
connection authorization, I thought it was only database connections but 
I could be wrong.

Dan.



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