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  • From: Baron Fujimoto <>
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  • Subject: Re: [grouper-users] Restricting access to Grouper
  • Date: Tue, 21 Aug 2012 14:26:27 -1000

Thanks for the pointer to

In, I have the following: = etc:uiUsers = users allowed to log in to the
UI = teststaf

and in grouper-ui/conf/resources/grouper/ I've set

If I log in to Grouper as a user that is not in etc:uiUsers (or wheel type
group), I still seem to have access to the UI. Although I don't appear
to have any create, etc. type privileges, I can still perform searches and
browse from the "../grouper/" URL.


On Tue, Aug 21, 2012 at 04:10:08AM +0000, Chris Hyzer wrote:
: The can autocreate the UI / WS groups. You make the UI
be restricted to a group, you should be able to use the to
specify the group, and in the WS, its the where you
specify it. Let me know how it goes.
: Thanks,
: Chris
: ________________________________________
: From:

on behalf of Baron Fujimoto
: Sent: Monday, August 20, 2012 11:12 PM
: To:

: Subject: [grouper-users] Restricting access to Grouper
: We'd like to be able to restrict access to the Grouper API (via the UI
: or WS) to a specified group of users. What is the recommended way to
: accomplish this using Grouper?
: includes some commented out entries that
: hint at a starting point to achieve this, but I wasn't able to find
: further examples or documentation on where to go from there; i.e. given
: this group, how to restrict the access?
: = etc:uiUsers
: = users allowed to log in to
the UI
: = johnsmith

Baron Fujimoto
:: UH Information Technology Services
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