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Re: access control

From: Gregory J. Woodhouse <gjw@wnetc.com>
Date: Fri, 2 May 1997 10:57:59 -0700 (PDT)
To: James D Myers <jd_myers@ccmail.pnl.gov>
cc: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.BSF.3.96.970502105430.25762D-100000@shell3.ba.best.com>
On Fri, 2 May 1997, James D Myers wrote:

>      I think it's the List part of ACL (Access Control List) that gets into 
>      implementation. If I understand, everyone wants access control 
>      specified, but doesn't want to restrict how it's done to lists,at 
>      least in the design. Directory based, role based, ... , don't have a 
>      list per se.
>         Jim
>      Jim Myers
>      Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Ah...I guess I wasn't taking the word list quite so literally. By all
means it makes sense to manage the "lists" through a directory service.

Gregory Woodhouse
gjw@wnetc.com    /    http://www.wnetc.com/home.html
If you're going to reinvent the wheel, at least try to come
up with a better one.
Received on Friday, 2 May 1997 13:58:43 UTC

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