[pmwiki-users] auto-assign attributes to a page with given name

noskule noskule at gmx.net
Wed Sep 3 12:17:33 CDT 2008

Peter Bowers schrieb:
> On Sun, Aug 24, 2008 at 11:58 AM, Peter Bowers <pbowers at pobox.com> wrote:
>> The 2nd is probably OK, but the 1st may be an issue for you...  If so,
>> you might take a look at "the other side" of $EditFunctions and add a
>> function to the end, perhaps modeled after AutoCreateTargets(), which
>> would automatically create the GroupConfig page with the password if
>> it doesn't exist...  (This would still not prevent someone creating
>> the group by creating GROUP.GroupConfig and they still would not need
>> admin authorization, but at least it would have to be the *first* page
>> created...)
> I put together a recipe at [[Cookbook/AutoCreatePages]] which follows
> this last possibility.  

yes, this is just perfect, thanks very mutch.
grz nos

It still leaves the possibility of creating
> GROUP.GroupConfig as the very first page in a group without being
> prevented by passwd authorization, but it seems like an effective way
> to create new pages dependent on the page being edited...

> One other possibility would be to set $DefaultPasswd dependent on the $pagename:
> if (strstr("GroupConfig", $pagename))
>    $DefaultPasswords['edit'] = 'mysecret';
> That seems like it would work in the immediate situation - I just
> don't know the ramifications if other recipes check for authorizations
> on *other* pages while you are editing GroupConfig...
> -Peter

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