[pmwiki-users] Documentation of Recipes (was: Pre-announcing 2.2.0...)

Patrick R. Michaud pmichaud at pobox.com
Thu Jan 22 11:41:43 CST 2009

On Thu, Jan 22, 2009 at 11:33:56AM -0500, Michael Shanley wrote:
>     Site/ is for things that are shared across the entire site,
>     such as edit forms, page not found messages, search pages,
>     pagelist templates, etc.  These pages must be readable by
>     non-admins, otherwise non-admins cannot edit, perform searches,
>     etc.
>  The cmsmode recipe uses some simple code to prevent users from accessing such
> pages directly, while still allowing read access for includes and searchs. Is
> it foreseeable that such a page attribute could be added to allow an easier way
> for admins to do this kind of organizing?

Possible but not likely in the near future.  Anytime we start
implementing "bypasses" to PmWiki's security system there are often
unintended consequences.


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