Matthew,

Yes, this happens with the default administrator user that comes with Fez. I haven't created any other users to this point because there didn't seem to be a point with the permissions problem occurring.

Karen

----- Original Message -----
From: Matthew Smith <yo.checkit@gmail.com>
Date: Thursday, April 12, 2007 8:47 pm
Subject: Re: [Fez-users] Issue with changing permissions on a community
To: kacoombs@uh.edu, fez-users@lists.sourceforge.net

> Karen,
>
> Is this happening for your Administrator user too?  I would
> be very
> surprised if your administrator user is unable to edit security on
> anything.  In the Fez users admin page, make sure the
> 'Administrator'checkbox is ticked for the user you are logging
> in as.  If you have
> lost your admin user, then you can manually set the column to
> '1' in
> the row for your user in the fez_user table.
>
> Otherwise, if this is a problem for non-admin users only:
> I have spotted one problem which would affect users that only have
> Community_Administrator rights:
>
> on line 108 of edit_security.php:
> $acceptable_roles = array("Community_Admin", "Editor", "Creator",
> "Community_Admin");
>
> that should be Community_Administrator (and it doesn't need to be
> twice, maybe the second one should be Collection_Administrator).
> You'd need to edit the community security as a true
> administrator to
> be able to grant 'Community_Administrator' rights to the community.
>
> Matt
>
> On 4/13/07, Karen Coombs <Karen.Coombs@mail.uh.edu> wrote:
> > I'm still having problems with this. I can't change
> permissions on
> > communities, collections or objects. I just get asked to login
> again and
> > redirected to login.php?err=21&url=index.php?err=5. I've
> looked at my
> > php.ini file and I don't see anything abnormal with the
> settings but I'm not
> > sure what I should be looking for.
> >
> > Has anyone else experienced this or would someone be willing
> to send me a
> > copy of their php.ini file from a working installation?
> >
> > Karen
> >
> >
> > On 3/24/07 5:53 AM, "Matthew Smith" <yo.checkit@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > > Kevin
> > >
> > > Well thanks for mentioning it anyway, it helps us to get
> things fixed.
> > >  I'll put together some help for sorting this out on Monday.
> > >
> > > Have a good weekend
> > >
> > > Matt
> > >
> > > On 3/24/07, Ford, Kevin <kford@colum.edu> wrote:
> > >> Dear Karen & Matt,
> > >>
> > >> Matt, you're right, I stand corrected.
> > >>
> > >> Karen, I re-read your email and the problem I wrote about
> is not quite
> > >> what you seem to be experiencing.  It was late in the day.
> > >>
> > >> My apologies for causing any unnecessary confusion.
> > >>
> > >> Warmly,
> > >>
> > >> Kevin
> > >>
> > >> -----Original Message-----
> > >> From: fez-users-bounces@lists.sourceforge.net
> > >> [mailto:fez-users-bounces@lists.sourceforge.net] On Behalf
> Of Matthew
> > >> Smith
> > >> Sent: Friday, March 23, 2007 12:10 AM
> > >> To: fez-users@lists.sourceforge.net
> > >> Subject: Re: [Fez-users] Issue with changing permissions on
> a community
> > >>
> > >> Karen,
> > >>
> > >> Can I recap that the problem you are getting is that when
> you press
> > >> the 'Save Changes' button and you are logged out.
> > >>
> > >> But does this happen when you edit the community metadata - like
> > >> change the title?
> > >>
> > >> The issue kevin has mentioned is a different one - I'll
> address that
> > >> problem in another email.
> > >>
> > >> Matt
> > >>
> > >> Matt
> > >>
> > >> On 3/23/07, Ford, Kevin <kford@colum.edu> wrote:
> > >>> Dear Karen,
> > >>>
> > >>> Try reindexing the fedora object in Fez after you've made
> the change
> > >> to
> > >>> the object's permissions.
> > >>>
> > >>> On my install, if I change the permissions on a collection or
> > >> community,
> > >>> for example (though this may happen on individual items
> also), I too
> > >>> would not see any change.  I discovered (let's not
> discuss how long
> > >> this
> > >>> took) that if I reindex the community or collection object the
> > >>> permissions would function properly (if that fails, try
> logging out
> > >> and
> > >>> logging in again as the user who would be affected by the
> changed> >>> permissions).
> > >>>
> > >>> Warmly,
> > >>>
> > >>> Kevin
> > >>>
> > >>> p.s. For the developers: this may be something to look into.
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>> ------------------------------------------------
> > >>>
> > >>> Kevin Ford
> > >>> Digital Services Specialist
> > >>> Columbia College Chicago Library
> > >>> 624 S. Michigan Avenue
> > >>> Chicago, IL 60605
> > >>> Tel: 312 344 8568
> > >>> Email: kford@colum.edu
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>> -----Original Message-----
> > >>> From: fez-users-bounces@lists.sourceforge.net
> > >>> [mailto:fez-users-bounces@lists.sourceforge.net] On Behalf
> Of Karen
> > >>> Coombs
> > >>> Sent: Thursday, March 22, 2007 4:00 PM
> > >>> To: fez-users@lists.sourceforge.net
> > >>> Subject: Re: [Fez-users] Issue with changing permissions
> on a
> > >> community
> > >>>
> > >>> Well I've got 1.3 installed now and I'm seeing the same
> problem. I
> > >> think
> > >>> you
> > >>> are right about what the problems is.
> > >>>
> > >>> What should my PHP session settings look like?
> > >>>
> > >>> Karen
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>> On 3/13/07 6:30 PM, "Matthew Smith"
> <yo.checkit@gmail.com> wrote:
> > >>>
> > >>>> Karen,
> > >>>>
> > >>>> Fez 1.3 should be easier to install!  I've just gone
> through a few
> > >>>> months of testing it.  In the meantime, make sure
> you login as the
> > >>>> administrator user when changing the permissions. 
> or perhaps the
> > >> user
> > >>>> session is timing out while you are editing the
> permissions.  In
> > >> this
> > >>>> case therre might be something wrong with the SESSION
> settings on
> > >> your
> > >>>> php.  Check that you are getting a session cookie
> from fez (the name
> > >>>> of the cookie is set in config.inc.php - make sure it's a valid
> > >> cookie
> > >>>> name)
> > >>>>
> > >>>> Matt
> > >>>>
> > >>>> On 3/13/07, Karen Coombs <Karen.Coombs@mail.uh.edu> wrote:
> > >>>>> Matthew,
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>> I'm using 1.2 because I had issues with getting 1.3 installed.
> > >> Would
> > >>> you
> > >>>>> recommend that I just get 1.3 working instead?
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>> Karen
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>> On 3/12/07 7:12 PM, "Matthew Smith"
> <yo.checkit@gmail.com> wrote:
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>> Hi Karen
> > >>>>>>
> > >>>>>> Are you using Fez 1.3 or Fez 1.2?  Fez 1.3 is the
> latest version.
> > >>>>>>
> > >>>>>> Matt
> > >>>>>>
> > >>>>>> On 3/13/07, Karen Coombs <Karen.Coombs@mail.uh.edu> wrote:
> > >>>>>>> Hi,
> > >>>>>>>
> > >>>>>>> I just got Fez 1.2 installed and I'm doing some
> initial playing
> > >>> around. One
> > >>>>>>> problem I'm having is trying to change permissions on a
> > >> community.
> > >>> When I
> > >>>>>>> click on the little shield button and go in and change
> permission> >>> then
> > >>>>>>> click
> > >>>>>>> submit, I get asked to login again, which I go but my
> changes> >> never
> > >>> seem to
> > >>>>>>> take effect. Does anyone know why this is happening
> and what I
> > >> can
> > >>> do to
> > >>>>>>> fix
> > >>>>>>> it?
> > >>>>>>>
> > >>>>>>> Thanks,
> > >>>>>>>
> > >>>>>>> Karen
> > >>>>>>> --
> > >>>>>>> Karen A. Coombs
> > >>>>>>> Head of Libraries' Web Services
> > >>>>>>> University of Houston
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