Commit cae1e70b authored by Tigran Mkrtchyan's avatar Tigran Mkrtchyan
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cta-dcache: add possibility to use gRPC over TLS

the new conf options to cta.conf file is added:

gRPC TlsCert /path/to/cert.pem
gRPC TlsKey /path/to/key.pem
gRPC TlsChain /path/to/chain.pem
parent 212556fd
......@@ -3,6 +3,7 @@
#include "version.h"
#include <grpcpp/grpcpp.h>
#include <grpcpp/security/server_credentials.h>
#include <scheduler/Scheduler.hpp>
#include "common/log/Logger.hpp"
......@@ -40,7 +40,8 @@ std::string help =
"\t--port <port>, -p <port>:\tTCP port number to use, defaults to 17017\n"
"\t--log-header, -n \tadd hostname and timestamp to log outputs, default\n"
"\t--no-log-header, -s \tdon't add hostname and timestamp to log outputs\n"
"\t--version, -v \tprint version and exit.\n"
"\t--tls, -t \tenable Transport Layer Security (TLS)\n"
"\t--version, -v \tprint version and exit\n"
"\t--help, -h \tprint this help and exit\n";
static struct option long_options[] =
......@@ -49,7 +50,8 @@ static struct option long_options[] =
{"log-header", no_argument, 0, 'n'},
{"no-log-header", no_argument, 0, 's'},
{"help", no_argument, 0, 'h'},
{ "version", no_argument, 0, 'v'},
{"version", no_argument, 0, 'v'},
{"tls", no_argument, 0, 't'},
{0, 0, 0, 0}
......@@ -63,6 +65,13 @@ void printVersionAndExit() {
std::string file2string(std::string filename){
std::ifstream as_stream(filename);
std::ostringstream as_string;
as_string << as_stream.rdbuf();
return as_string.str();
int main(const int argc, char *const *const argv) {
std::string port = "17017";
......@@ -71,6 +80,7 @@ int main(const int argc, char *const *const argv) {
bool shortHeader = false;
int option_index = 0;
const std::string shortHostName = utils::getShortHostname();
bool useTLS = false;
while( (c = getopt_long(argc, argv, "p:nshv", long_options, &option_index)) != EOF) {
......@@ -90,6 +100,9 @@ int main(const int argc, char *const *const argv) {
case 'v':
case 't':
useTLS = true;
......@@ -137,8 +150,25 @@ int main(const int argc, char *const *const argv) {
// start gRPC service
ServerBuilder builder;
std::shared_ptr<grpc::ServerCredentials> creds;
if (useTLS) {
grpc::SslServerCredentialsOptions tls_options;
grpc::SslServerCredentialsOptions::PemKeyCertPair cert;
cert.private_key = file2string(config.getConfEntString("gRPC", "TlsKey"));
cert.cert_chain = file2string(config.getConfEntString("gRPC", "TlsCert"));
tls_options.pem_root_certs = file2string(config.getConfEntString("gRPC", "TlsChain"));
creds = grpc::SslServerCredentials(tls_options);
} else {
creds = grpc::InsecureServerCredentials();
// Listen on the given address without any authentication mechanism.
builder.AddListeningPort(server_address, grpc::InsecureServerCredentials());
builder.AddListeningPort(server_address, creds);
// Register "service" as the instance through which we'll communicate with
// clients. In this case it corresponds to an *synchronous* service.
......@@ -38,6 +38,11 @@ Include timestamp and host name into the log messages.
\fB\-s, \-\-no\-log\-header
Don't include timestamp and host name into the log messages, default behaviour.
\fB\-t, \-\-tls
Enable TLS for communication. The paths to the TLS certificate, key and root-ca chan files in PEM
format should be specified by '\fBgRPC TlsCert\fP', '\fBgRPC TlsKey\fP' and '\fBgRPC TlsChain\fP'
in the cta.conf configuration file.
\fB\-v, \-\-version
Print the version number and exit.
......@@ -4,7 +4,7 @@
ExecStart=/usr/bin/cta-dcache --no-log-header --port ${GRPC_PORT}
ExecStart=/usr/bin/cta-dcache --no-log-header ${GRPC_USE_TLS} --port ${GRPC_PORT}
......@@ -3,4 +3,7 @@
# port number to accept TCP connections
\ No newline at end of file
# change to '--tls' to enable
\ No newline at end of file
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