Globus Toolkit 3.9.2 Development Release Notes

The 3.9.2 development distribution is an alpha-quality release featuring a first look at the WSRF port of many of the WS Components. Please note that features will be added and public interfaces will change before the release of 4.0 Final. For more information on the delivery schedule and stability of interfaces, please visit the "GT4 Fact Sheet" at http://www-unix.globus.org/toolkit/GT4Facts/.

The following links provide information about those components affected by this release:

Web Services Core

Security

Note: The following Security features are not included in this release; it is planned for the full-featured release in October:

  • CAS
  • Generic per-method authorization framework (including support for XACML)
  • A new delegation service that decouples delegation from GSI-SecureConversation
  • MyProxy

Data Management

Note: The OGSA-DAI Tech Preview component is not included in this release; it is planned for the full-featured release in October.

Resource Management

Note: The Community Scheduler Framework (contribution) component is not included in this release; it is planned for the full-featured release in October.

Information Services

Tools/Environments