nordugridmap man page

nordugridmap — ARC grid-mapfile generator

Synopsis

nordugridmap [-t, --test] [-c, --config FILE] [-h, --help]

Description

The nordugridmap utility is usually run as a crontab entry in order to automatically generate grid-mapfile(s).

All information about mapfiles to generate, sources of information and other related options are stored in a single configuration file. Common Nordugrid ARC configuration file arc.conf(5) used if not redefined via command line option.

Extended Description

The sources of information supported by nordugridmap are the following:

http(s)://
URL to plain text file. File should contain a list of DNs with optional issuer certificate authority DN: "user DN" ["issuer DN"]
voms(s)://
URL to VOMS-Admin interface.
nordugrid
NorduGrid VO members
ldap://
LDAP-schema formatted VO Group
file://
Local file (stand-alone or dynamicaly generated by nordugridmap). File should contain a list of DNs with optional mapped unixid: "user DN" [mapped unixID]
vo://
Reference to another VO configuration block
edg-mkgridmap://
Local configuration file used by edg-mkgridmap tool. nordugridmap(8) will parse configuration from file and process it as additional VO configuration block that will be refered authomatically in place URL specified.

We are STRONGLY RECOMMEND TO READ tne Nordugruid ARC documentation, arc.conf(5) manual page and/or the arc.conf.reference to learn all details about nordugridmap configuration options usage.

Options

-t, --test
Does not actually create grid-mapfile(s), but perform test run in debug mode.
-c, --config FILE
Specifies the configuration file to be used. By default the arc.conf(5) is used. nordugridmap utilize [nordugridmap] section for general options fine-tunung and processes all the [vo] blocks from the config.
-h, --help
Show help options

Reporting Bugs

Report bugs to http://bugzilla.nordugrid.org/

Files

/etc/arc.conf

Author

ARC software is developed by the NorduGrid Collaboration (http://www.nordugrid.org), please consult the AUTHORS file distributed with ARC. Please report bugs and feature requests to http://bugzilla.nordugrid.org

See Also

arc.conf(5)

Info

2016-11-19 NorduGrid ARC 5.3.0rc1 NorduGrid ARC