[pmwiki-users] Fox authorization to post when user only has read access

Hans design5 at softflow.co.uk
Mon Jan 14 07:34:25 CST 2008

Monday, January 14, 2008, 1:12:59 PM, Randy wrote:

> A Fox puzzle. I have the following line in my config.php:

> $FoxAuth = 'read';

> MyGroup.MyPage has no read password, but does have an edit password.

> Edit-authorized users are able to post to the page. Yet when a read-
> only user presses the post button, the login form pops up. Is there
> something else I have to do to grant read-only users the authority to
> post to a page?

It should work. Make sure
$FoxAuth = 'read';
is put before fox.php is included.
Otherwise you get the default $FoxAuth = 'edit';
and may be prompted for the edit password.


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