[gt-user] Multiple users deploying services and starting containers
bacon at mcs.anl.gov
Wed Mar 15 14:53:30 CST 2006
On Mar 15, 2006, at 2:47 PM, Enis Afgan wrote:
> I am in need to setup a GT4 (GT4.0.0 or GT4.0.1) installation for a
> number of users in a class where they each can start their own
> containers, deploy grid services they are developing and test it
> with corresponding clients, but I am not aware of a way to do it.
> Previously, each user would install his/her own version of GT and
> could deploy the service and start the container within the given
> environment. With the newest version of GT, the requirements have
> changed and many setup steps require root access which those users
> do not have, so I was wondering of a way to do it.
Actually, everything should still be okay non-root. You will just
need to use the user-level equivalents to the system-wide files, but
that's much as it used to be. Java WS Core is perfectly happy to
startup under any credential you want, and to use any grid-mapfile
General credential override environment variables: http://
For the container specifically, you can edit its security descriptor:
> Another kind of related question deals with a GRAM adapter for SGE
> on GT4.0.1. The only downloadable adapter I have been able to find
> is one for SGE 6.0. Is there no adapter for an earlier version of SGE?
There are multiple groups who develop SGE adapters, but I don't know
what versions they support.
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