[tahoe-dev] [tahoe-lafs] #777: Facility to automatically renew leases of root caps

tahoe-lafs trac at allmydata.org
Sat Aug 1 22:52:40 UTC 2009

#777: Facility to automatically renew leases of root caps
 Reporter:  kpreid         |           Owner:           
     Type:  enhancement    |          Status:  new      
 Priority:  major          |       Milestone:  undecided
Component:  code-frontend  |         Version:  unknown  
 Keywords:  leases         |   Launchpad_bug:           

Comment(by kpreid):

 * A directory (currently) can only contain items from the same grid. If I
 have items on multiple grids, I still need multiple aliases.
 * If I use a single root directory, I have an especially large authority
 of a sort which is more likely to get accidentally leaked than a tahoe
 aliases file.

 I like your WUI ideas. In fact, I suggest that the WUI should (optionally,
 in case of publicly-accessible WUI) indicate when a directory being viewed
 is an alias, independent of renewal configuration. (Thus a pet-name

Ticket URL: <http://allmydata.org/trac/tahoe/ticket/777#comment:2>
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