We need ability to delegate permission->role assignment in any conceivable way.
The only way to do that currently would be to make permission objects unique
(account.reset) and have "dummy" operations (do) with unique Perm OUs (IMO this
is an incorrect usage pattern for Perm Objects and would require us to
basically ignore operations). Since this will be used in the enterprise with
1000's of permissions, this would result in 1000's of PermOUs and ARBAC roles
that each point at dozens of PermOUs (at this point, why even have PermOUs? we
could just make ARBAC roles point directly at permissions).
As to if it is better for adding new perms... it moves pain point of having to
update ARBAC roles to having to update the new permissions PermOU list. This
may or may not be better depending on how fortress is being used.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Shawn McKinney" <smckin...@apache.org>
Sent: Wednesday, October 12, 2016 10:18:44 AM
Subject: Re: ARBAC Perm OU change proposal (was Access Manager Role Filtering)
> On Oct 12, 2016, at 9:03 AM, Chris Pike <clp...@psu.edu> wrote:
> If the Permission is added to existing PermOUs, then any ARBAC roles pointing
> at that PermOU don't need updated.
So what about this new approach helps with adding new perms - why is it better?