Subject Re: [Firebird-Java] How to specify RoleName in the JNDI resource?
Author Andrew Guts

I meant restricting access to database for my web applications. External
users does not have logins to my database at all. Site authentication is
implemented separately.


Rick Fincher wrote:

>Hi All,
>I'm curious about the use of role based security for applications like this
>rather than name based.
>Do you create multiple data sources with different roles and then only allow
>the user to use the data source that corresponds to their access level?
>Or are you implementing the role on an application-wide level to restrict
>the app to certain types of access?
>This gets a little confusing when referring to Tomcat because it uses a
>similar (but different) concept of roles in its container managed user