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From "Brandon Li (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (HADOOP-10905) LdapGroupsMapping Should use configuration.getPassword for SSL and LDAP Passwords
Date Wed, 06 Aug 2014 00:01:16 GMT

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Brandon Li commented on HADOOP-10905:
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I've committed the patch to branch-2. Thank you, [~lmccay], for the contribution! 

> LdapGroupsMapping Should use configuration.getPassword for SSL and LDAP Passwords
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: HADOOP-10905
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HADOOP-10905
>             Project: Hadoop Common
>          Issue Type: Sub-task
>          Components: security
>            Reporter: Larry McCay
>            Assignee: Larry McCay
>             Fix For: 2.6.0
>
>         Attachments: HADOOP-10905.patch, HADOOP-10905.patch
>
>
> By using Configuration.getPassword the credential provider API can be used to provide
an alternative to storing the ssl and ldap bind passwords in clear text within the configuration
files.
> getPassword will enable us to not sure clear text passwords when required and provide
backward compatibility for when it is not necessary and existing deployments.



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