Re: Bug#669275: ITP: mkgltempdir -- Utility to create a directory owned by the gLExec target user
On Wed, 2012-04-18 at 19:26 +0200, Dennis van Dok wrote:
> * Package name : mkgltempdir
> Version : 0.0.3
> Upstream Author : Nikhef Grid Security Middleware Team <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> * URL : http://wiki.nikhef.nl/grid/GLExec_TransientPilotJobs
The link to the source code on that page is broken, fwiw.
> The gLExec program takes care of switching the user identity based
> on grid credentials. Some use cases, in particular multi-user pilot-job
> frameworks, may have a need to securely create a temporary directory
> owned by the target user. The mkgltempdir utility takes care of creating
> such a directory.
I suspect ftp-master are unlikely to approve a new package for a single
7kb shell script. Is there not an existing package where this could