[Zope-PTK] Roles, Groups, Security and Group Membership
Wed, 12 Jul 2000 22:55:06 +0100
"Phillip J. Eby" wrote:
<snip "Role Mappings">
So basically it lets Roles have Roles in the same way users have roles?
> This was done because we wanted a way to map between LDAP
> groups and Zope roles.
Well, does illustrate my point about what Zope's missing ;-)
> Unfortunately, this only works on a
> per-LoginManager basis; ideally Zope would allow "local role" configuration
> to configure role mappings as well.
Didn't get this, can you explain it again? :S
> or maybe there
> needs to be some object analagous to LoginManager for doing local roles,
> that can be added to an ObjectManager.
This sounds like what I'm thinking of, could you elaborate further?