[gridshib-user] Standalone Axis + GSI + Gridshib *without* GTK
madduri at mcs.anl.gov
Mon Mar 3 10:37:53 CST 2008
There is some information here: http://security.ncsa.uiuc.edu/research/wssec/gsihttps/gsiaxis.php
( I bookmarked this when I came across it sometime ago)
On Mar 3, 2008, at 10:19 AM, Tom Scavo wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 3, 2008 at 10:53 AM, Stefan Plantikow <plantikow at zib.de>
>> is it possible to use GridShib without ws-core/Globus Toolkit? I
>> like to migrate an existing axis 1.x webservice implementation to
> I don't know. To my knowledge, this has never been done. That said,
> GridShib relies on X.509-bound SAML tokens, so in principle any
> implementation of WS-Security X.509 Token Profile should be adequate.
>> While there is some documentation on how to set up a
>> standalone axis with GSI support, I did not find anything similiar
> Can you point me to documentation showing how to set up standalone
> Axis with GSI?
>> I'd appreciate any hints, links on whether this
>> is possible at all and how it can be done.
> As of GT 4.1+, the GT authorization framework is independent of GT so
> in theory it should be possible to set up GridShib for GT apart from
> GT (a contradiction in terms, I know :) but I've never done this.
> FYI, support for GT 4.1+ will be included in GridShib for GT v0.6.1,
> due out later this month or early next, hopefully before the release
> of GT 4.2 (whenever that is).
Ravi K Madduri
The Globus Alliance | Argonne National Laboratory | University of
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