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Item7245: Allowing custom user/group notations in WebNotify without quotes

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Extension MailerContrib Enhancement Closed   major 6.0.0

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You may have a custom user/group notation used for access control. e.g. UID:userID, LDAPGROUP:group-name. For that, you need to have:
  • A custom user mapping handler dealing with that notation
  • An InterWikis rule or a custom plug-in to render that notation as links to a web interface to the user/group directory

In that case, users expect the same notation is valid in WebNotify. Without this enhancement, you can put a custom notation by surrounding it with single quotes (') or double quotes ("). But it's cumbersome especially because you don't need to put quotes around a custom notation used for access control.

To do without quotes, TWiki::Contrib::MailerContrib::WebNotify::_load() needs recognize custom notations. For that $TWiki::cfg{MailerContrib}{CustomUserGroupNotations} is to be introduced. It has a regular expression matching the custom notations, and _load() utilize it.

-- TWiki:Main/HideyoImazu - 2013-04-25

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Summary Allowing custom user/group notations in WebNotify without quotes
ReportedBy TWiki:Main.HideyoImazu
Codebase ~twiki4
SVN Range TWiki-5.1.3-trunk, Fri, 12 Apr 2013, build 25760
AppliesTo Extension
Component MailerContrib
Priority Enhancement
CurrentState Closed
WaitingFor

Checkins TWikirev:25855 TWikirev:25856 TWikirev:25861
TargetRelease major
ReleasedIn 6.0.0
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Topic revision: r10 - 2013-10-15 - PeterThoeny
 
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