wiki:HtGroupEditorPlugin

Version 7 (modified by hasienda, 19 months ago) (diff)

remove obsolete example configuration for AccountManagerPlugin and link to current, maintained documentation for that plugin instead

Ht Group Editor Plugin

Description

This a simple editor with drop down lists to edit the ht groups file for a project. It uses the Genshi templating engine, and is a replacement for HtgroupsPlugin. It was offered as a contribution to the author, but there was no response.

It is a companion plugin to the FineGrainedPageAuthzEditorPlugin.

Fork: I have made a small fork on Bitbucket with some improvements/fixes. Feel free to suggest new.

Screenshot.

File Locations

The plugin tries to find the names of the files it has to work with from the config object that reads them in from the normal config file for a Trac project. They maybe specifed in a project specific file or an inherited one.

The list of users are obtained from the account_manager object, that will read them from one of its password stores. See AccountManagerPlugin documentation for the appropriate configuration options.

For the group file it is looked for under the account-manager section and the name group_file. If this fails it then looks under the htgroups section.

[account-manager]

group_file = /some/project/directory/groups

or

[htgroups]

group_file = /some/project/directory/groups

Dependencies

It uses the following additional modules which may require installation

  1. ConfigObj from http://www.voidspace.org.uk/python/configobj.html#introduction

Bugs/Feature Requests

Existing bugs and feature requests for HtGroupEditorPlugin are here.

If you have any issues, create a new ticket.

Download

Download the zipped source from here.

Source

You can check out HtGroupEditorPlugin from here using Subversion, or browse the source with Trac.

Example

Install in the normal way with python setup.py install

Recent Changes

[13124] by rjollos on 2013-05-14 10:43:04
Fixes #6659:

  • Remove empty entry in username listbox.
  • Display message when all users are in the group, rather than an empty listbox.

Patch by wallento.

[13123] by rjollos on 2013-05-14 10:27:44
Fixes #6248: Avoid possible issues with case-sensitive package name in package_data specification. The error reported in #6248 has not yet been reproduced.
[13122] by rjollos on 2013-05-14 10:27:31
Refs #6249: Avoid traceback when the htgroups file is empty. Patch by wallento.

Author/Contributors

Author: robert_martin
Maintainer: none
Contributors:
License: BSD

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