[rt-users] RT buglet: users in groups also need privs?
bruce_campbell at ripe.net
Thu Dec 27 13:52:36 EST 2001
On Thu, 27 Dec 2001, Jesse Vincent wrote:
> If you take a look in the web ui, there's more description about the
> "privileged" flag. Think of it as the difference between staff-members
> and random users who send mail to the ticketing system. Users should
> have the 'prvileged' flag set to be granted anything other than
> requestor/everyone role rights.
Yes, but... I've created these users (for chop'n'slice /etc/passwd etc)
and added them all to a particular group. That group has been given
privileges on a particular queue. Ergo, the users in that group have
privileges on the queue... as long as each user has the privileged flag
set. The latter isn't what I was expecting.
The comment in RT/CurrentUser.pm states this explicitly (Returns true if
the current user can be granted rights and be a member of groups), but the
WebUI/Other docs doesn't quite state this.
So, not a bug, a documentation issue ;)
Bruce Campbell RIPE
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