A Usage for Shared Resources in RELOAD (ShaRe)

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Authors Alexander Knauf  , Gabriel Hege  , Thomas Schmidt  , Matthias Wählisch 
Last updated 2012-10-15 (latest revision 2012-04-25)
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This document defines a RELOAD Usage for managing shared write access to RELOAD Resources. Shared Resources in RELOAD (ShaRe) form a basic primitive for enabling various coordination and notification schemes among distributed peers. Access in ShaRe is controlled by a hierarchical trust delegation scheme maintained within an access list. A new USER-CHAIN-ACL access policy allows authorized peers to write a Shared Resource without owning its corresponding certificate. This specification also adds mechanisms to store Resources with a variable name which is useful whenever peer-independent rendezvous processes are required.


Alexander Knauf (alexanderknauf@gmail.com)
Gabriel Hege (hege@fhtw-berlin.de)
Thomas Schmidt (Schmidt@informatik.haw-hamburg.de)
Matthias Wählisch (mw@link-lab.net)

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