On Wed, 2002-02-06 at 08:19, Magnus Lie Hetland wrote:
> I just wondered if there is any example code using UserKit anywhere?
> I've been fiddling around with the authentication example in the
> distribution (SecurePage), but I thought that instead of extending it
> to a full-fledged user management system, I should probably use
Well, the UserKit documentaion is pretty thin as I remember, but the doc
strings kind of explain it. I haven't seen a good example, and I think
that makes it hard to use.
UserKit isn't really related to Webware (structurally), and it should be
easy enough to use in Cheetah or completely seperate from all of it. I
haven't used it myself, as I feel like it doesn't solve the hard
problems with users, and imposes a structure that I wouldn't otherwise
use. Chuck uses it and a couple others, because it's the structure
they'd use anyway. I feel like it looks like MiddleKit in a number of
I think some documentation that explained the whys of UK (and MK) might
make me use it (as opposed to the hows, which are already somewhat
covered)... you might find yourself hitting the same problems.