Yes we are using groups:  SSA01, SSA26, SSA30, etc.  But to avoid having a
ROB01, ROB26, ROB30 we add supplemental groups to ROB01 of SSA26, SSA30,
etc.  But the objects he creates while working with the SSA26 data will
have an owner of SSA01 because that is his group profile and the owner parm
is set to *GRPPRF.  This parameter does not support *LIBOWN (or *PARENT, to
support both libraries and directories).

Rob Berendt
--
"They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary
safety deserve neither liberty nor safety."
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                    bdietz@3x.com
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                                              Subject:     Re: Listing of 
objects and their owners

                    01/16/2002 09:00 AM
                    Please respond to
                    midrange-l







I know this thread started with you trying to find objects with the wrong
owner.
I am wondering if the profiles that belong to groups have the OWNER parm
set to *GRPPRF.
If that is set then then the group becomes the owner of created objects.

I never saw any mention of the parm and was just wondering how it was set.


-------------------------
 Bryan Dietz
3X Corporation

=======================
No, we're trying to find objects users created on the fly and now have the
wrong owner.

Let me explain.  We have multiple divisions, 01, 26, 30, 70, etc.  The file
library for 01 is owned by group profile SSA01, and so on.  Currently to
work in either library you need multiple user profiles ROB01, ROB26, etc.
Even though we negotiated with SSA to not charge for the multiple ROB's, we
have some whiners here who don't like using multiple user id's.  So the
thought is to have ROB01 have access to all these libraries, without
*ALLOBJ, by giving him supplemental groups.  But if he runs something in
the library owned by SSA26 then the object will be now owned by SSA01 -
provided some object is created on the fly.
In a better situation we would not even be using group profiles, but use
program adopted authority instead - but I don't see that happening here.

To use your suggestion Al, we would have to do the WRKOBJOWN for each SSA*
owner and determine which are in a library that they don't belong.

Rob Berendt






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