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From Balaji Ganesan <balaji.ganesa...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Missing documentation
Date Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:04:37 GMT
@Tanping, agree on the examples for how Ranger would work. Can you create a
JIRA and also help with some content if you are interested?

I think we should start a separate thread on user/group management.

On Wed, Jul 29, 2015 at 12:15 AM, Don Bosco Durai <bosco@apache.org> wrote:

> Tanping
>
> This are really good feedback. We will prioritize on these topics.
>
> Regarding the user management, it is contentious topic. But I see the
> value. Can we start a different thread/JIRA to discuss this? There are few
> things in my mind, like integrating with SSSD
> (https://fedorahosted.org/sssd), PAM, etc. Let¹s see whether we can
> address them in a generic way which can be extended/configured based on
> the environment.
>
> All, please highlight any documents or use cases that will be helpful for
> you. We can plan to work on those.
>
> Thanks
>
> Bosco
>
>
> On 7/28/15, 4:33 PM, "Tanping Wang" <tanpingw@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> >Hi, folks,
> >It would be nice to see couple examples of how to manage finer-grained ACL
> >via Ranger across Hadoop components.  For example, this blog is nice:
> >
> >
> http://hortonworks.com/blog/best-practices-for-hive-authorization-using-ap
> >ache-ranger-in-hdp-2-2/
> >
> >With Solr introduced into Ranger, can we have some article to talk about
> >how Solr/HDFS ACL can be managed via Ranger together?  The same thing
> >applies to Kafka, Knox etc.
> >
> >The other thing would be helpful to documented is how the user and group
> >information managed by Ranger.  For example, users and group information
> >can be synced up from LDAP or Unix, but can not be pushed back to LDAP or
> >Unix today. However, if the end users creates the user on Hadoop and also
> >on Ranger, Ranger can in fact manage the user (magic~~).  These are not
> >very intuitive and should be documented?
> >
> >Regards,
> >Tanping
> >
> >On Tue, Jul 28, 2015 at 1:20 PM, Don Bosco Durai <bosco@apache.org>
> wrote:
> >
> >> Quite a bit of documentation work is going. We should plan to bring them
> >> together. I have started rearranging the wiki pages.
> >>
> >> I agree we need to get User Guide and document for installation using
> >> Ambari sooner. Can we create a doc JIRA to track it and have owner
> >> assigned to it?
> >>
> >> Thanks
> >>
> >> Bosco
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> On 7/24/15, 10:05 AM, "Abhay Kulkarni" <akulkarni@hortonworks.com>
> >>wrote:
> >>
> >> >Thanks for pointing this out, Vel!
> >> >
> >> >I took a quick look, and the basics seem to be there. I think it needs
> >>to
> >> >be enhanced further, and dynamic policy aspects (ContextEnricher,
> >> >PolicyEvaluator, etc.) need to be added if this is going to be the
> >>plugin
> >> >SDK documentation for the consumption of an uninitiated developer.
> >> >
> >> >-Abhay
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >On 7/24/15, 9:55 AM, "Velmurugan Periasamy" <
> vperiasamy@hortonworks.com
> >> on
> >> >behalf of vel@apache.org> wrote:
> >> >
> >> >>Abhay,
> >> >>
> >> >>I believe documentation on plugin model is added.
> >> >>
> >>
> >>
> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/pages/viewpage.action?pageId=53741207
> >> >>
> >> >>Is this what you are looking for?
> >> >>
> >> >>Thanks,
> >> >>Vel
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >>On 7/24/15, 12:24 PM, "Abhay Kulkarni" <akulkarni@hortonworks.com>
> >> wrote:
> >> >>
> >> >>>I am not sure if there is any documentation on how to develop a
> >>plug-in
> >> >>>for a new component, or in general, the documentation on Ranger
> >>Plugin
> >> >>>SDK. If not, it needs to be added.
> >> >>>
> >> >>>
> >> >>>On 7/24/15, 12:08 AM, "Balaji Ganesan" <bganesan@apache.org>
wrote:
> >> >>>
> >> >>>>Team,
> >> >>>>
> >> >>>>We are still missing key documentation for our recently release
0.5
> >> >>>>release. We need to discuss internally on what document we need
to
> >>add
> >> >>>>in
> >> >>>>and how we can add.
> >> >>>>
> >> >>>>The documents I think missing are
> >> >>>>
> >> >>>>- Installing using Apache Ambari
> >> >>>>- User guide, including for newer components such as Kafka,
Solr
> >>etc.
> >> >>>>- Document on Ranger KMS
> >> >>>>
> >> >>>>Can we agree on the list and work towards adding the documents?
> >> >>>>Feedback
> >> >>>>?
> >> >>>>Suggestions?
> >> >>>
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >
> >> >
> >>
> >>
> >>
>
>
>

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