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From "Felix Meschberger (Commented) (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (JCR-2859) Make open scoped locks recoverable
Date Wed, 28 Dec 2011 12:49:30 GMT

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Felix Meschberger commented on JCR-2859:
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I like the lock breaker idea.

Shouldn't we push this a step forward and rename the isAdmin method to isLockbreaker and introduce
a "lockbreaker" group and require the session to be a member of that group ? Kind of like
a well known group name like administrators and everyone ?
                
> Make open scoped locks recoverable
> ----------------------------------
>
>                 Key: JCR-2859
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/JCR-2859
>             Project: Jackrabbit Content Repository
>          Issue Type: New Feature
>          Components: locks
>    Affects Versions: 2.2
>            Reporter: Carsten Ziegeler
>            Assignee: Julian Reschke
>         Attachments: JCR-2859.diff, JCR-2859.patch, OpenScopeLockTest.java
>
>
> The lock tokens for open scoped locks are currently tied to the session which created
the lock. If the session dies (for whatever reason) there is no way to recover the lock and
unlock the node.
> There is a theoretical way of adding the lock token to another session, but in most cases
the lock token is not available.
> Fortunately, the spec allows to relax this behaviour and I think it would make sense
to allow all sessions from the same user to unlock the node - this is still in compliance
with the spec but would make unlocked locked nodes possible in a programmatic way.

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