[dev] H3 User/Group Administration for moderator type users
jan at horde.org
Wed Oct 27 13:41:49 UTC 2010
Zitat von Ralf Lang <lang at b1-systems.de>:
> Hi list,
> In a working H3 installation, I want to make some features like account and
> group administration available to a moderator user who should not have the
> full admin privileges, making horde the authoritative editor for
> some accounts
> and groups management on which some more services relie.
> As I see it, this is currently not supported.
> What would be the better strategy to make this a) be easily portable
> to H4 and
> b) useful to the Horde project (e.g. worth committing) ?
> 1) Creating a user and group management module which accesses accounts and
> groups either by driver or through the horde base module's API?
> 2) Hack ACLs into the /services pages reserved for administrator?
2. Though you shouldn't "hack" it. ;-) It should be two-line-solution
(or more like five), if you add 'horde:admin:' permissions for those
features into horde/lib/api.php _horde_perms(), and then check for
those permissions in the admin/ pages that you want to control.
Some apps do something similar, like Whups.
> I have not checked if H4 already provides a better solution as I currently do
> not have the time to follow both code paths and concentrate on H3/neartime
> things. I also have not checked if there is some tarballed legacy application
> on the FTP or a hatchery module which could serve this purpose.
> Ralf Lang
> Linux Consultant / Developer
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