Forum OpenACS Development: Re: relational segments: how do you use them

Posted by Randy O'Meara on
I have spent the last month digging into the use of rel_segs to expand the existing acs-subsite rel_segs in order to provide more granular control over users' actions. My excursion resulted in gaining the knowledge required to expand the default two role (Members and Administrators) acs-subsite organization into a four role (added Guests and Managers) organization. This included a trip through roles, rel types, rel segs, and the associated tcl and db apis.

Finally, I wrote this up into a general Howto with example code and posted it as another thread:

Have a look and let me know if you think it's useful.