[cap-talk] caps tried and rejected for AMQP
david-sarah at jacaranda.org
Wed Oct 7 22:18:49 EDT 2009
Zooko O'Whielacronx wrote:
> Thanks to David Reid for bringing this to my attention.
> The developers of the popular open source AMQP broker named "RabbitMQ"
> were asked to add access control. They explored ACLs and caps,
> implemented trial versions of each, and then settled on ACLs. Here is
> the write-up from one of them:
Disappointing to see another rejection of capabilities with no better
technical justification than (paraphrasing only slightly)
"it's too hard to change anything".
David-Sarah Hopwood ⚥ http://davidsarah.livejournal.com
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