Archive for February, 2007

Midwest Grid Workshop 2007

February 25, 2007

Saturday-Sunday March 24-25, 2007 at The University of Illinois in Chicago, Illinois The Open Science grid (OSG), the TeraGrid together with the National Center for Data Mining (NCDM) and the Laboratory for Advanced Computing at the Univeristy of Illinois at Chicago, and the International Center for Advanced Internet Research...

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Windows paravirtualization on SLES 10?

February 16, 2007

Quoting from this article on the Novell/Microsoft deal: Users can host Windows Server as a paravirtualized guest on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10, using the Xen virtualization technology embedded in the Linux operating system. Very interesting. The only paravirtualized Windows we’ve heard of so far is the proof...

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VOMS authorization library 0.2 for GT

February 16, 2007

We are pleased to announce that an update of the VOMS authorization package is now available. This library is for the GT4 Java core authorization framework. It allows VOMS certificates to be inspected and authorization decisions to be made based on the attributes. The notable changes are:...

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GridShib for GT v0.5.1

February 16, 2007

The GridShib Project is pleased to announce GridShib for GT v0.5.1, which is now available on the GridShib Downloads page: http://gridshib.globus.org/download.html#gridshib-gt For a detailed changelog of what is new in this release, see: http://gridshib.globus.org/docs/gridshib-gt-0.5.1/admin-index.html#gridshib-gt-changelog The major change in this release is support for using VOMS based authorization in conjunction...

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GridShib SAML Tools v0.1.3

February 14, 2007

Tom Scavo writes: The GridShib Team is pleased to announce the availability of the GridShib SAML Tools v0.1.3. http://gridshib.globus.org/docs/gridshib-saml-tools-0.1.3/readme.html Changes in this release include: - added support for –ssoResponse command-line option - fixed logging bug http://bugzilla.globus.org/globus/show_bug.cgi?id=4982 - fixed (UNIX) file permissions on scripts in bin/ - fixed CRLF on...

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