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CORBA::Principal Class Reference

A "Principal" identifies an authenticated entity in the network administration framework. More...

#include <Principal.h>

List of all members.

Public Types

typedef Principal_ptr _ptr_type
typedef Principal_var _var_type

Public Member Functions

CORBA::ULong _incr_refcnt (void)
CORBA::ULong _decr_refcnt (void)
 Principal (void)

Static Public Member Functions

Principal_duplicate (Principal *)
Principal_nil (void)

Public Attributes

CORBA::OctetSeq id

Protected Member Functions

 ~Principal (void)

Private Member Functions

Principaloperator= (const CORBA::Principal_ptr &)
 Principal (const CORBA::Principal_ptr &)

Private Attributes

CORBA::ULong refcount_
 Number of outstanding references to this object.
TAO_SYNCH_MUTEX refcount_mutex_

Detailed Description

A "Principal" identifies an authenticated entity in the network administration framework.

Identities are used to control acccess (authorization) as well as in audit trails (accountability).

This CORBA feature has been deprecated by the OMG. Use the CORBA Security Service instead.

Member Typedef Documentation

typedef Principal_ptr CORBA::Principal::_ptr_type

typedef Principal_var CORBA::Principal::_var_type

Constructor & Destructor Documentation

CORBA::Principal::Principal void   ) 

CORBA::Principal::~Principal void   )  [protected]


Protected destructor to enforce proper memory management through the reference counting mechanism.

CORBA::Principal::Principal const CORBA::Principal_ptr  )  [private]

Member Function Documentation

ACE_INLINE CORBA::ULong CORBA::Principal::_decr_refcnt void   ) 

ACE_INLINE CORBA::Principal * CORBA::Principal::_duplicate Principal  )  [static]

ACE_INLINE CORBA::ULong CORBA::Principal::_incr_refcnt void   ) 

ACE_INLINE CORBA::Principal * CORBA::Principal::_nil void   )  [static]

Principal& CORBA::Principal::operator= const CORBA::Principal_ptr  )  [private]

Member Data Documentation

CORBA::OctetSeq CORBA::Principal::id

CORBA::ULong CORBA::Principal::refcount_ [private]

Number of outstanding references to this object.

TAO_SYNCH_MUTEX CORBA::Principal::refcount_mutex_ [private]

Protect the reference count, this is OK because we do no duplicates or releases on the critical path.

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