Wallet::ACL::Krb5::Regex

(Regex wallet ACL verifier for Kerberos principals)

SYNOPSIS

    my $verifier = Wallet::ACL::Krb5::Regex->new;
    my $status = $verifier->check ($principal, $acl);
    if (not defined $status) {
        die "Something failed: ", $verifier->error, "\n";
    } elsif ($status) {
        print "Access granted\n";
    } else {
        print "Access denied\n";
    }

DESCRIPTION

Wallet::ACL::Krb5::Regex is the wallet ACL verifier used to verify ACL lines of type krb5-regex. The value of such an ACL is a Perl regular expression, and the ACL grants access to a given Kerberos principal if and only if the regular expression matches that principal.

METHODS

new()

Creates a new ACL verifier. For this verifier, there is no setup work.

check(PRINCIPAL, ACL)

Returns true if the Perl regular expression specified by the ACL matches the PRINCIPAL, false if not, and undef on an error (see DIAGNOSTICS below).

error()

Returns the error if check() returned undef.

DIAGNOSTICS

malformed krb5-regex ACL

The ACL parameter to check() was a malformed Perl regular expression.

no principal specified

The PRINCIPAL parameter to check() was undefined or the empty string.

no ACL specified

The ACL parameter to check() was undefined or the empty string.

SEE ALSO

Wallet::ACL(3), Wallet::ACL::Base(3), Wallet::ACL::Krb5(3), wallet-backend(8)

This module is part of the wallet system. The current version is available from <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/software/wallet/>.

AUTHOR

Ian Durkacz

Last modified and spun 2016-01-24