With the new feature in WebSphere MQ V7.1 called Channel Authentication Records (or CHLAUTH for short) there is a lot of talk about privileged users and administrator access. In this post I want to discuss how to create a non-privileged MQ administrator.
Before I begin let me define what I mean by each of those terms.
A privileged user is a user that has authorization to do an operation without being explicitly granted access to do that operation. The users in the mqm group are... [More]