- This is an idea for discussion, please feel free to edit, comment, etc.
The Permissions Token Generator is meant to pair with the Hierarchy Service to allow for efficient permissions checking without requiring massive storage on the item the permissions are associated with.
Permissions Token Generator
- Allows efficient storage of permissions associated with items
- Compresses permissions for multiple users into a single token
- Provides for high speed permissions resolution
- Proof of concept
- Code (not working yet) here: https://source.sakaiproject.org/contrib//caret/permtokengenerator/trunk/