Opened 10 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

Last modified 8 years ago

#41 closed enhancement (wontfix)

allow for multiple user identities with access rights to the database

Reported by: maney@… Owned by: adrian
Component: Core (Other) Version:
Severity: normal Keywords:
Cc: Triage Stage: Unreviewed
Has patch: no Needs documentation: no
Needs tests: no Patch needs improvement: no
Easy pickings: UI/UX:

Description

The current design assumes that only one user identity will be used for all database operations - from creating the database through inits and on to access from mod_python. This makes it very difficult to use ident auth (suitable for small, single host setups) and may be an issue even whent hat's not an issue. It's probably not too hard to remove this limitation.

requires

  • a setup option to list other user ids to be allowed access
  • generate SQL GRANT statement(s) whenever a table is created (sequences too?!)

And I think that's about it, at least for postgres.

Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 9 years ago by adrian

  • Resolution set to wontfix
  • Status changed from new to closed
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