[Zope] Re-post of a roles problem: please help
Wed, 19 Jun 2002 23:27:45 -0700
Sorry for the repost, I desperately need help on this and any help would
be greatly appreciated.
The problem being that I have a custom User Folder loosely based on
mysqluserfolder, without the cookies and session stuff, for that I use
Cookie Crumbler and CST. Otherwise the code is pretty much the same with
modifications to suit my purposes.
Now lets say I have a user with role "X". I set up a folder that is
veiwable only be ppl with role X via the security tab. When I try to
view it, zope refuses entry to me. When I do a
_.SecurityGetUser().getRoles() I get alist that has Authenticated User,
Anonymous and X in it. I looked up and walked through the validate
function in my UF and printed out roles just before it calls authorize
and the list of roles is the same there too.
My authorize function is the following:
authorize__roles__ = ()
def authorize (Self, user, roles, REQUEST):
v = REQUEST ['PUBLISHED'] # the published object
a, c, n, v = Self._getobcontext(v, REQUEST)
allowed = AccessControl.User.BasicUserFolder.authorize (Self,
user, a, c, n, v, roles)
if not allowed: return None
else: return user
Its essentially the same as in mysqluserfolder.
The authorize() function in my UF also seems to be letting me (allowed =
1) in if I have the right role but I still get kicked out. As I said I
am using Cookie crumbler and CST (I dont think this has anything to do
with it) So who is kicking me out?? If my UF says I am cool and I have
the right roles why am I getting kicked out??
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