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dacs_group - DACS group administration

DACS_GROUP(8) DACS Web Services Manual DACS_GROUP(8)

NAME

dacs_group - DACS group administration

SYNOPSIS

dacs_group [ dacsoptions[1]]

DESCRIPTION

This web service is part of the DACS suite.
The dacs_group web service displays DACS group definitions and membership and performs administrative functions on them.
 
 
Note
 
 
This web service may eventually be replaced by the dacs_admin(8)[2] web service.
 

Web Service Arguments

Besides the standard CGI arguments[3], dacs_group understands the following CGI arguments:
OPERATION
This argument is required and selects one of the following functions. Additional arguments, if any, are function-dependent.
 
•SHOW_GROUP_MEMBERSHIP
 
Arguments: GROUP_NAME, JURISDICTION ( optional)
 
•LIST_GROUPS
 
Arguments: JURISDICTION
 
•SHOW_GROUP_DEFINITION
 
Arguments: GROUP_NAME, JURISDICTION ( optional)
 
•SHOW_ROLES
 
Display the roles associated with the caller.
 
•TEST_GROUP_MEMBERSHIP
 
Test whether the caller is in the group specified by GROUP.
 
•LIST_GROUP_MEMBERSHIP
 
Show which groups user MEMBER_NAME belongs to, as known by the receiving jurisdiction. MATCH_JURISDICTION ( optional) can be set to limit testing to those groups defined by the given jurisdiction. MATCH_GROUP_NAME ( optional) can be set to a regular expressions, applied to each known group name from any jurisdiction, to limit testing to those groups that match the given regex.
 
•CREATE_GROUP
 
Arguments: GROUP_NAME, GROUP_TYPE
 
•DELETE_GROUP
 
Arguments: GROUP_NAME, MEMBER_NAME
 
•ADD_GROUP_MEMBER
 
Arguments: GROUP_NAME, MEMBER_NAME, MEMBER_TYPE, DACS
 
•DELETE_GROUP_MEMBER
 
Arguments: GROUP_NAME, MEMBER_NAME
 
•PURGE_GROUP
 
Delete the specified cached group definition. JURISDICTION, GROUP_NAME
 
•CHANGE_GROUP_DEFINITION
 
Arguments: GROUP_NAME, NEW_GROUP_NAME
 
•RECEIVE_GROUP_DEFINITION
 
The jurisdiction receiving the request is being asked to cache one or more group definitions, passed as a groups element ( groups.dtd[4]) that is the value of GROUPS.
 
•SEND_GROUP_DEFINITION
 
Reply with one or more group definitions (master or cached copies). GROUP_NAME_LIST is a comma-separated list of group names.
 
•APPLY_DELTAS
 

DIAGNOSTICS

The program exits 0 if everything was fine, 1 if an error occurred.

SEE ALSO

dacs(1)[5], dacs.groups(5)[6], regex(3)[7]

AUTHOR

Distributed Systems Software ( www.dss.ca[8])

COPYING

Copyright2003-2014 Distributed Systems Software. See the LICENSE[9] file that accompanies the distribution for licensing information.

NOTES

1.
dacsoptions
http://dacs.dss.ca/man/dacs.1.html#dacsoptions
2.
dacs_admin(8)
http://dacs.dss.ca/man/dacs_admin.8.html
3.
standard CGI arguments
http://dacs.dss.ca/man/dacs.services.8.html#standard_cgi_args
4.
groups.dtd
http://dacs.dss.ca/man/../dtd-xsd/groups.dtd
5.
dacs(1)
http://dacs.dss.ca/man/dacs.1.html
6.
dacs.groups(5)
http://dacs.dss.ca/man/dacs.groups.5.html
7.
regex(3)
http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/man.cgi?query=regex&apropos=0&sektion=3&manpath=FreeBSD+10.1-RELEASE&format=html
8.
www.dss.ca
http://www.dss.ca
9.
LICENSE
http://dacs.dss.ca/man/../misc/LICENSE
09/08/2017 DACS 1.4.38a