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From Tony Stevenson <t...@pc-tony.com>
Subject Re: LDAP - Next Steps
Date Tue, 26 May 2009 17:26:19 GMT
Jukka,

We will be deploying a web app that will enable PMC chairs to edit  
group memberships.
Option 3 will not allow you to add/remove groups etc.  Hence my  
hesitation to make it a firm 3rd option.



On 26 May 2009, at 16:42, Jukka Zitting wrote:

> Hi,
>
> On Tue, May 26, 2009 at 5:29 PM, Tony Stevenson <tony@pc-tony.com>  
> wrote:
>> As you know, at the moment the SVN Authz file is in Subversion,  
>> when we move
>> groups into LDAP, this will no longer be the case.
>
> When this happens, how will PMC chairs be updating the authorization  
> settings?
>
> This is what worries me especially with the proposed option 3:
>
>> [...] it would require someone with root privileges on eris/ 
>> harmonia to be
>> able to add new location tags, and add new groups to an existing one.
>
> I definitely don't want root on eris/harmonia, but I'd still like to
> be able to set up access controls for new incubating projects, etc.
>
> BR,
>
> Jukka Zitting




Cheers,
Tony


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