GridShib SAML Tools v0.2.0 Technology Preview 2

August 13, 2007

Tom Scavo writes:

The GridShib Project is pleased to announce the immediate release of GridShib SAML Tools v0.2.0 Technology Preview 2, the first release of the GridShib SAML Tools specifically for developers.

http://gridshib.globus.org/downloads/gridshib-saml-tools-0_2_0-tp2-src.tar.gz
http://gridshib.globus.org/downloads/gridshib-saml-tools-0_2_0-tp2-src.zip

http://gridshib.globus.org/docs/gridshib-saml-tools-0.2.0-tp2/readme.html
http://gridshib.globus.org/docs/gridshib-saml-tools-0.2.0-tp2/install.html

http://viewcvs.globus.org/viewcvs.cgi/gridshib/saml/tool/java/doc/CHANGES.txt?revision=1.4&view=markup

Technology Preview 2 includes the following new features:

  • Support for multi-valued attributes
  • Complete source code distribution, including the Globus SAML Library
  • New GridShib Common Java API (gridshib-common-0_2_0.jar) includes:
    • the GridShib Security Framework, a standalone implementation of the X.509 Binding for SAML Assertions
    • the Loadable interface and its implementations
    • the EntityMap interface and its implementations
    • the GridShib Entity Mapper, a container for EntityMap implementations
  • Extensive javadoc documentation
  • New top-level build file for developers (available from CVS only)

This is the last TP-level release of v0.2.0. We anticipate the final version of GridShib SAML Tools v0.2.0 will be released Aug 24, 2007.