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[REBOL] Re: IOS: Folder rights

From: robert:muench:robertmuench at: 16-Oct-2002 16:12

> -----Original Message----- > From: [rebol-bounce--rebol--com] [mailto:[rebol-bounce--rebol--com]] > On Behalf Of Christopher Ross-Gill > Sent: Tuesday, October 15, 2002 9:18 PM > To: [rebol-list--rebol--com] > Subject: [REBOL] Re: IOS: Folder rights > Yes, if you mean using Reg-Edit.
Hi, ok that's the hand-made way. I really don't want to change this by hand for all folders we have on IOS ;-).
> Change the 'access rights to each folder fileset that you > want to secure.
Ok, so I think I have to write a reblet to change the registry.r file. Did anyone already wrote some registry.r parsing / access / using ... Routines? BTW: What happens if some of my users change the registry.r file on their machine by hand and try to publish it back to the IOS server? Is this allowed? I think it is because users can add folders and this change needs to be published back to server. But than they could change the 'access block to gain folder-creation rights...
> Possibly by restricting the 'new-app rights in the User > reblet.
Hm... Don't know what this right stands for. Anyone else?
> It may be that every new folder is created with a > standard set of rights which includes access to all (unless > it is a private folder). You could write yourself a little > reblet that creates new folders with the rights you desire...
But users are used to use the desktop functionality of IOS for creating folders. Best thing would be to have access to the default rights from some configuration file. Or change the desktop source-code. But I don't have access to the desktop source-code.
> Not definitive answers but maybe a starting point.
No problem, each step helps. Robert