Bug 101011 - 'Site Wide Administrators' group not functioning
Summary: 'Site Wide Administrators' group not functioning
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Web Application Framework
Classification: Retired
Component: other   
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Version: nightly
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: ccm-bugs-list
QA Contact: Jon Orris
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Keywords: Security
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Blocks: 98546
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2003-07-28 15:11 UTC by Daniel Berrange
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:56 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-07-28 15:28:08 UTC
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Description Daniel Berrange 2003-07-28 15:11:20 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 Galeon/1.2.9 (X11; Linux i686; U;) Gecko/20030314

Description of problem:
Adding users to the site wide administrators group doesn't appear to alter what
the user can access. Looking in the DB, there only appears to be two entries in
acs_permissions against object zero:

  'Administrator Account' 

and 

  'ACS System Party'

I would have expected an entry for 'Site Wide Administrators'. Incidently what
is 'ACS System Party' ?


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How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create a new user
2. Add them to 'Site Wide Administrators' group
3. Log in as the new user
4. Go to '/admin'



Actual Results:  Access denied exception is thrown

Expected Results:  The administration  tools are displayed

Additional info:

Comment 1 Richard Li 2003-07-28 15:28:08 UTC
system party is used in KernelContext for privileged running see
Kernel.java#getSystemParty()

bug exists only on PG; fixed @34023


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