[GLASSFISH-3726] Resource Mapping enhancement Created: 04/Oct/07  Updated: 06/Mar/12

Status: Open
Project: glassfish
Component/s: admin_gui
Affects Version/s: V3
Fix Version/s: not determined

Type: Improvement Priority: Critical
Reporter: Anissa Lam Assignee: Anissa Lam
Resolution: Unresolved Votes: 0
Labels: None
Remaining Estimate: Not Specified
Time Spent: Not Specified
Original Estimate: Not Specified

Operating System: All
Platform: All

Issuezilla Id: 3,726


This is requested by granat in the following thread:
ACTION: Feedback and Lessons learned for Glassfish v2

Resource Mapping:
The biggest problem I have right now is the fact that the mapping of the
resources, roles, etc cannot be done dynamically in the console. There are two
part to that.

  • At Deploy time: In IBM WS, It is very easy to see what an application need
    when deploying in the GUI because there is a part in the deployment wizard that
    ask for the mapping (giving the default mapping but giving the deployer the
    opportunity to change it). This is relevant for the resources if the scheme
    employed in the production is not the same as the one used in Test/Integration
    (security reason). It is especially useful for mapping the security roles to
    ldap (or other) concrete user container.
  • At Run time: Changing the mappings of installed applications is not something
    that is done a lot and we do it only for testing or fail-over scenarios, but
    when you have to do it, it's VERY cool to be able to do it in the GUI.

I know everything can be done before by editing the ear deployment descriptor
files. It's just a lot more convenient to be able to do it through the GUI.

Comment by Tom Mueller [ 06/Mar/12 ]

Bulk update to change fix version to "not determined" for all issues still open but with a fix version for a released version.

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