changeset 1611:6fdbaf0d7f7e

Fix README to mention thermostat-users/roles. Reviewed-by: omajid Review-thread:
author Severin Gehwolf <>
date Wed, 10 Dec 2014 17:22:22 +0100
parents fddb4fc0c0d8
children 000037cb4b9d
files README
diffstat 1 files changed, 13 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-) [+]
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--- a/README	Tue Dec 09 17:19:04 2014 -0500
+++ b/README	Wed Dec 10 17:22:22 2014 +0100
@@ -93,16 +93,26 @@
+  DISCLAIMER: These are simplified instructions as to how to set up and run
+              Thermostat on a local system. For production systems see
+              instructions in our user guide (see REFERENCES).
   cd into distribution/target/image directory just created
-  On first run, set up thermostat using:
+  On first run, set up thermostat using the interactive script:
   Or, alternatively, for development:
-  This sets up authentication. thermostat-devsetup is NOT recommended for
-  production use.
+  This sets up a mongodb user for the thermostat database. That user will be used
+  by the thermostat web application to connect to mongodb. Note that Thermostat
+  users and their respective roles will have to get defined via the following
+  files:
+  etc/ (users with password)
+  etc/ (role memberships for users)
+  thermostat-devsetup is NOT recommended for production use.
   To start the agent and the db:
   bin/thermostat web-storage-service