[pmwiki-devel] Require a password to edit RecentChanges (etc.) pages: regex problem

Patrick R. Michaud pmichaud at pobox.com
Wed Dec 6 11:11:31 CST 2006

On Tue, Dec 05, 2006 at 08:02:39PM +1300, Simon wrote:
> I've added the following to my config.php,
> but I don't get the prompt for a password.
> I suspect my regex is wrong, can anyone help please
> ## Require a password to edit RecentChanges (etc.) pages.
> if ($action=='edit'
>     &&
> preg_match('/\\.(Search|(Main|Side)Bar|Group(Header|Footer|Attributes)|(All)?RecentChanges)$/',
> $pagename))
>   { $DefaultPasswords['edit'] = crypt('mysecretpassword!'); }

Hmmm, this looks okay to me.  Keep in mind that if you've already
entered the password (or the admin password) then you won't get
a password prompt.  You might try doing ?action=logout just to make
sure there aren't any passwords already entered.


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