[OpenAFS] Re: "vos dump" authorization based on "bos adduser"?
Tue, 05 Jun 2007 11:57:29 -0700
Derrick J Brashear <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> You can have servers with a more limited set of admins.
If they have admin powers on even a single fileserver, can't they
steal the KeyFile and wreak havoc?
>> Actually, now that I think about it, if all the ptserver instances are
>> down, how would an admin be able to aklog (in order to run bos commands)?
> -localauth. (but aklog doesn't *require* ptserver; see afslog)
But localauth doesn't even require the "bos adduser" list...
I guess I'm just wondering if the bos userlist can be eliminated and
bosserver/volserver can use system:administrators instead. I'll write
up a patch adding an option for this unless there's some reason why
this is a Very Bad Idea.
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