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Re: row and column access in 7.2 and web applications



fixed

No.

All you need is the users credentials.

Charles


On Tue, May 27, 2014 at 12:29 PM, Mike Cunningham
<mike.cunningham@xxxxxxx>wrote:

Last time I looked at the switch profiles command the user profile of the
job running the command needed to have authorization to use every other
user profile. So in this case the HTTP server user profile would need to be
granted access to all other user profiles?

-----Original Message-----
From: MIDRANGE-L [mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of
Brian May
Sent: Tuesday, May 27, 2014 12:01 PM
To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion
Subject: RE: row and column access in 7.2 and web applications

Yes, our product can maintain a persistent CGI connection. So the user's
web session is tied to a specific job running in the HTTP server. We swap
the user profile of that job to the logged in user, allowing all DB2 and
object level security to be honored.

Doing this does not necessarily mean you MUST have a persistent
connection. Any job can switch profiles. The interesting part is passing,
storing, and validating credentials in a secure manner.

Brian May
IBM i Modernization Specialist
Profound Logic Software
http://www.profoundlogic.com
937-439-7925 Phone
877-224-7768 Toll Free



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www.profoundlogic.com



-----Original Message-----
From: MIDRANGE-L [mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of
Nathan Andelin
Sent: Tuesday, May 27, 2014 9:54 AM
To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion
Subject: Re: row and column access in 7.2 and web applications

Mike,

I can offer a license to our Web Portal, which has a menu system, where
each menu item can be configured to launch separate application instances
(Jobs) for each user, and run under that user's IBM i profile.

Profound UI may offer something similar, via their persistent CGI
interface, but I'm not sure.

-Nathan
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