Re: Group annotations?

Brian Behlendorf (
Thu, 28 Apr 1994 10:04:33 +0000 (GMT)

On Thu, 28 Apr 1994 wrote:
> Are there any plans on making group annotations a part of NCSA or CERN
> servers? With access authorization, this would solve the problem with
> the old NCSA annotation server (on httpd 0.5) that had served only public
> annotations. With ACLs different groups can annotate different files.
> Anyone tackling this?

I too would like to see group and/or public annotation to return. It
currently can be kludged with a bunch of forms and scripts, but
authentication is still clumsy (since it can really only get the
machine name, not the user name).