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Role authorization with sentry service using HUE

Role authorization with sentry service using HUE

Rising Star

Hello Everyone ,

I have a situation .

 

I have a LDAP group which is assign to user for readonly hive access.

 

groupname - HadoopUser

 

role  ==> hivereadonly ==> HadoopUser

 

can i futher segregate it like 

 

user1 with HadoopUser group will have select access on specific  tables only not on whole DB

 

server=hiveserver db=hive  action=SELECT.

 

 

2 REPLIES 2

Re: Role authorization with sentry service using HUE

Currently Sentry only support assigning roles to groups, not individual
users (this will change in an upcoming release).

You can set permission on specific tables for certain groups, but still,
only at the group level.

Re: Role authorization with sentry service using HUE

Rising Star

Ok . so otherway around .

can we have both 

hive sql standard based authorizationa at user level and sentry at group level .

i know it sounds werid but still asking.