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From "Paul Skinner" <shedloadsofb...@hotmail.com>
Subject Re: my custom access manager
Date Wed, 12 Apr 2006 16:11:02 GMT
You can use Acegi to provide user security and ACL's


Paul Skinner

>From: Torgeir Veimo <torgeir@pobox.com>
>Reply-To: dev@jackrabbit.apache.org
>To: dev@jackrabbit.apache.org
>Subject: Re: my custom access manager
>Date: Wed, 12 Apr 2006 13:55:25 +0200
>On Wed, 2006-04-12 at 13:35 +0200, Paco Avila wrote:
> > I am developing my custom AccessManager for my jacrabbit based project.
> > User access information is stored in the Nodes. So, I need to access
> > this Node Properties in my custom AccessManager. But I can't because
> > this property access is also checked for security access and will loop
> > until infinite :(
> >
> > How can I access this properties without invoking the AccessManager
> > again?
>I think it's the general concensus that the best way to implement node
>stored ACLs in jackrabbit 1.0 is to set up a repository listener at
>application start-up that logs in with special credentials that your
>access manager recognises and honours. This listener then keeps a map
>ACLs, keyed on nodeid, which your access manager uses to get at ACLs
>when authorising operations on nodes.
>Torgeir Veimo <torgeir@pobox.com>

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