Hi David, Geroge and Gansen,
How difficult it is to make* Permis* support naming *actions* with
*spaces*? Will that requires changing few parts of the code only? or it
will cause many problems? :-)
George Inman wrote:
> Hi Meitham
> Permis doesn't currently support the naming of Actions with spaces but
> does support spaces in both Roles and Resources. All three however
> support both dotted and slashed string values.
> The Permis software is currrently being updated to use plain XML
> policies, so while the PERMIS Decision engine does support the use of
> plain XML policies the application that calls the core PERMIS decision
> engine may not. To my knowledge the following applications support
> both plain XML policies and policies stored in attribute certificates.
> The PERMIS Test Application and The Delegation Issuing Service both
> already support XML policies and the SAAM application will support
> plain XML policies when it is re-released in the near future.
> Hope this helps
> Meitham Jamaa wrote:
>> Hi David,
>> Does Permis supports naming the *action*, *roles* and *resources*
>> with spaced strings, like an action *helloWorld* in the example to be
>> *helloWorld* or even dotted *hello.world* or slashed *hello/world*?
>> and the same for *roles* and *resources*?
>> I used *SimplePermis* to access *plain XML policies* on file system.
>> Can I still do that with the **Permis (the full version)** or do I
>> have to store them in *Certificates* in *LDAP*?