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From "James Davidson" <>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Short Term Plan: Add Security Management Capabilities to Tomc
Date Sat, 16 Oct 1999 19:31:00 GMT
> Apache's concept of a "user" pretty much matches what the servlet API
> requirements need, but Apache itself does not have the explicit concept of
> "role" in it's security model.  What would you think of using Apache's
> idea to play the role of a "role" (pun intended :-)?

Yep. Roles should be mapped to Apache groups (in the running with apache
httpd case).

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