db-derby-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "Kim Haase (Updated) (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Updated] (DERBY-5636) Improve the overview of Derby's security mechanisms
Date Tue, 27 Mar 2012 13:16:34 GMT

     [ https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/DERBY-5636?page=com.atlassian.jira.plugin.system.issuetabpanels:all-tabpanel
]

Kim Haase updated DERBY-5636:
-----------------------------

    Attachment: DERBY-5636-3.zip
                DERBY-5636-3.diff

Thanks, Rick -- I was wondering about that bullet list. Attaching DERBY-5636-3.diff and DERBY-5636-3.zip,
with that change. Hope that does it.


                
> Improve the overview of Derby's security mechanisms
> ---------------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: DERBY-5636
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/DERBY-5636
>             Project: Derby
>          Issue Type: Improvement
>          Components: Documentation
>    Affects Versions: 10.9.0.0
>            Reporter: Rick Hillegas
>            Assignee: Kim Haase
>         Attachments: DERBY-5636-2.diff, DERBY-5636-2.stat, DERBY-5636-2.zip, DERBY-5636-3.diff,
DERBY-5636-3.zip, DERBY-5636.diff, DERBY-5636.stat, DERBY-5636.zip
>
>
> The documentation on Derby's security mechanisms is scattered across several manuals.
This makes it hard for developers to figure out which security mechanisms are relevant for
a given application. Here are 3 places where security documentation appears:
> 1) In the Developer's Guide section titled "Derby and security"
> 2) In the Admin Guide section titled "Derby Network Server advanced topics"
> 3) In the Reference Manual section titled "Derby properties" as well as the syntax sections
on GRANT, REVOKE, CREATE/DROP ROLE, and CREATE FUNCTION/PROCEDURE.
> It would be good to add a section which points the developer at all of this material.
It might be sufficient to rewrite the top level "Derby and security" page of the Developer's
Guide. The following white paper may help organize our thoughts about this: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javadb/securitywhitepaper10-159253.pdf

--
This message is automatically generated by JIRA.
If you think it was sent incorrectly, please contact your JIRA administrators: https://issues.apache.org/jira/secure/ContactAdministrators!default.jspa
For more information on JIRA, see: http://www.atlassian.com/software/jira

        

Mime
View raw message