[TYPO3-english] scenarios for membership of feuser groups
dmitry at typo3.org
Sat Feb 21 11:11:05 CET 2009
Frank Sonck wrote:
> If the FE user wants to be able to post stuff he has to become member of
> a (sub?)group thats grants access for that.
Not *sub*group. If you make it a subgroup, all permissions from subgoup are relayed to the parent group. So it has to be a different group. This is not a problem because one user can be in many groups. For example:
- All users
- Forum read-only users
- mail subscribers
> => but what extension or setup to use for that?
Hmmm. I do not know such ext. May be someone else can advise.
> Of course I could just make some sort of form, receive an application
> demand from the FE user and then manually slide or copy him into the
> second (posting) group. But I would like this to happen automatically
> (maybe with moderation).
Do not forget captcha. Robots are clever these days. Writing an automated request for membership and than making tons of spam is very simple. I sometimes catch such requests. They are not generic, they seem to be written for certain sites/extensions.
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