[Openstack] Entities in OpenStack Auth
paul.voccio at rackspace.com
Wed Mar 2 04:21:36 UTC 2011
I think that¹s an interesting proposal. I think I'll try to put something
together to visual this.
On 3/1/11 8:14 PM, "Eric Day" <eday at oddments.org> wrote:
>For that query you would, but not all. If you want to create a new
>instance for project1 you would:
>Or if you wanted to reboot instance X in project1:
>Note that the following resource is not the same as the last, since
>justin wouldn't be the owner for instance X, project1 would be:
>I think searches will always have special cases with filter options,
>but for identifying a canonical URL for a resource, having the entity
>name of the owner in there seems correct.
>The main thing I'm trying to figure out is whether to use an extra
>entity in the path for new service URLs. Swift does and Nova does not,
>and it would be nice to have some consistency. I see the benefits of
>both, and in Swift's case it needs to for simple public URLs (where
>there is no user context).
>On Tue, Mar 01, 2011 at 06:00:12PM -0800, Justin Santa Barbara wrote:
>> If we're always going to pass the same user-id token (for a
>> user), what's the value in passing it at all? Why not get it from
>> authentication token?
>> e.g. my X-Auth-Token could look like: "justinsb
>> project1,project2,project3 5OPr9UR2xk32K9ArAjO562e" (i.e. my
>> projects and a crypto signature)
>> On Tue, Mar 1, 2011 at 5:51 PM, Eric Day <eday at oddments.org> wrote:
>> Hi Justin,
>> On Tue, Mar 01, 2011 at 05:14:42PM -0800, Justin Santa Barbara
>> > However, what I don't understand is how I can query my
>> > and project2 (but not those in project3). *The only way I
>> > doing something like this:
>> > *nova.openstack.org/v1.1/project1+project2/servers.
>> > I agree that REST paths aren't themselves hacky in the
>> > case, but I don't yet grok the multi-project query. *Of the 3
>> options I do
>> > grok, I see (c) as the least hacky.
>> I would probably say use nova.openstack.org/v1.1/justin/servers
>> one or more filter parameters in the URL or body as you mention.
>> something to consider across all services, not just nova. AFAIK
>> Swift doesn't support queries across multiple accounts right now,
>> so I'd like to hear their thoughts on it as well.
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