- Launchpad Entry: NovaSpec:auth-manager-api
- Created: 2010-10-28
- Contributors: Soren Hansen
Expose a user management API.
There's no reason why nova-manage should be the only way to admin users, and there's certainly no reason why people wanting to do this should talk directly to the DB or to LDAP.
Through the EC2 API, these API calls will be exposed:
CreateUser takes a single argument:
If succesful, the API call will return:
DescribeUsers takes the following arguments:
Both are optional. If none are given, a complete list of users is returned. If either (or both) are given, the user (if any) matching the criteria is returned.
Returns a list of these:
DestroyUser takes a single argument:
We need to expose the same functionality through the OpenStack API
This need not be added or completed until the specification is nearing beta.