[Zope-PTK] Adding new kinds of "Members"?

Kevin Dangoor kid@kendermedia.com
Fri, 21 Apr 2000 10:30:12 -0400

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From: "Alexander Schonfeld" <alex@garage.co.jp>
To: <zope-ptk@zope.org>
Sent: Friday, April 21, 2000 5:16 AM
Subject: [Zope-PTK] Adding new kinds of "Members"?

> Like:
> Member: (can only make Correspondence comments)
> Properties: standard props
> CoolMember: (can make Correspondence comments, add news and add
> images and video files... etc)
> Properties: standard props + address, phone # etc.
> Is this a only a matter of making a new role and objects that require
> that role?  Any thoughts, similar experiences?

Yes, I think setting up different roles is the right way to do this. As far
as the properties go, I believe you need to use the SheetProvider feature of
LoginManager... (unfortunately, there are no SheetProviders yet, so you'll
have to roll your own...)