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Server Side JAAS Questions

Yi Chen

Joined: Apr 28, 2006
Posts: 27
Hi everyone,

I am new to JAAS. I am confused by following question:

In EJB, we could declare one role has the permission to execute one method like following:

EJB configuration file:


My question is WHO maps the role "Users" to a particular user, for example "john smith"? HOW?

Can we pass the role in for the caller by following code?

Thanks in advance!

Yi Chen
Ulf Dittmer

Joined: Mar 22, 2005
Posts: 41599
Please do not post the same question to multiple forums: CarefullyChooseOneForum

Let's continue the discussion in this duplicate thread.

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