Package com.ecyrd.jspwiki.auth.authorize

Authorizer implementation.


Interface Summary
GroupDatabase Defines an interface for loading, persisting and storing wiki groups.
WebAuthorizer Extends the Authorizer interface by including a delgate method for HttpServletRequest.isUserInRole(String).

Class Summary
Group Groups are a specialized type of ad-hoc role used by the wiki system.
GroupManager Facade class for storing, retrieving and managing wiki groups on behalf of AuthorizationManager, JSPs and other presentation-layer classes.
JDBCGroupDatabase Implementation of GroupDatabase that persists Group objects to a JDBC DataSource, as might typically be provided by a web container.
Role A lightweight, immutable Principal that represents a built-in wiki role such as Anonymous, Asserted and Authenticated.
WebContainerAuthorizer Authorizes users by delegating role membership checks to the servlet container.
XMLGroupDatabase GroupDatabase implementation for loading, persisting and storing wiki groups, using an XML file for persistence.

Package com.ecyrd.jspwiki.auth.authorize Description

Authorizer implementation.

Package Specification

Authorizers are classes which figure out whether a given user matches a given password, and whether they should be let into the wiki in the first place. This package also contains group management.

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