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From Karl Wright <>
Subject Re: Cache accesstoken
Date Sat, 16 Apr 2011 09:48:03 GMT
The code in the branch is ready to use.
Please bear in mind that there are some core changes too, so you'll
need to build and test the whole thing.


On Thu, Apr 14, 2011 at 8:56 PM, Karl Wright <> wrote:
> Excellent!
> I've created the branch - it can be found at
>  I'll let you know when I think the code is done.
> Karl
> On Thu, Apr 14, 2011 at 8:03 PM, Shinichiro Abe
> <> wrote:
>> Hi, Thank you.
>> I'm interested in this arrangement, of course.
>> if you will provide code, I will try to test it in my environment next week.
>> Shinichiro Abe
>> On 2011/04/14, at 22:23, Karl Wright wrote:
>>> I'm actually working on a ManifoldCF in Action example for caching for
>>> authority connectors this weekend, so one way or another I'm going to
>>> be writing caching code very soon.  If you are willing to test things
>>> out in your environment, I'm thinking it might make sense to create a
>>> branch for this ticket, and then I can easily provide code that you
>>> can try out.  Are you interested in this arrangement?
>>> Karl
>>> On Thu, Apr 14, 2011 at 4:51 AM, Karl Wright <> wrote:
>>>> There is a long-standing ticket open for adding such caching,
>>>> CONNECTORS-32.  The implementation proposal, as stated in the ticket,
>>>> would require changes to the AuthorizationResponse object as well as
>>>> to each individual connector (to signal the lifetime of the cached
>>>> tokens).  An alternative architecture would be to implement caching on
>>>> a per-authority-connector basis, which would be more flexible but
>>>> require potential duplication of code and structures.  Nevertheless,
>>>> I'm leaning toward the latter approach now.
>>>> If you are interested in contributing, and you've read Chapter 5 of
>>>> ManifoldCF in Action (which discusses the ManifoldCF caching
>>>> architecture, and is due out in about 2 weeks), you could potentially
>>>> contribute a fix.  Are you interested?
>>>> Karl
>>>> On Thu, Apr 14, 2011 at 2:09 AM, Shinichiro Abe
>>>> <> wrote:
>>>>> Hi.
>>>>> In "mcf-authority-service", can it cache user's accesstoken for a certain
>>>>> As far as I was tested, when I requests to mcf-authority-service every
time, it seemed that it connects authorities(Active Directory) each time.
>>>>> I do not want to request authorities each time(for reducing load), is
there cache mechanism in mcf-authority-service?
>>>>> Regards,
>>>>> Shinichiro Abe

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