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From "Arun C Murthy (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] Created: (HADOOP-6299) Use JAAS LoginContext for our login
Date Thu, 08 Oct 2009 07:49:31 GMT
Use JAAS LoginContext for our login
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                 Key: HADOOP-6299
                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HADOOP-6299
             Project: Hadoop Common
          Issue Type: Improvement
          Components: security
            Reporter: Arun C Murthy


Currently we use a custom login module in UnixUserGroupInformation for acquiring user-credentials
(via config or exec'ing 'whoami'). We should switch to using standard JAAS components such
as LoginContext and possibly implement a custom UnixLoginContext for our current requirements.
In future we can use this for Kerberos etc. 

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