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Item10741: Enhance GROUPINFO to handle Main.GroupName.

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Priority: Enhancement
Current State: Closed
Released In: 2.0.0
Target Release: major
Applies To: Engine
Component: GROUPINFO
Branches: master
Reported By: PadraigLennon
Waiting For:
Last Change By: GeorgeClark
Using the GROUPINFO macro it is possible to extract users by supplying the group name e.g. SomeGroup

However it does not work with Main.SomeGroup (which is not documented and causes some confusion)

It would be great to be able to use both formats

-- PadraigLennon - 13 May 2011

I can see the point of GROUPINFO automatically removing a web prefix if and only if that web is the %USERSWEB%. Thus, by default, GROUPINFO should treat Main.SomeGroup the same as SomeGroup, but Sandbox.SomeGroup should not be treated the same as SomeGroup.

I agree that the current behaviour is a problem, so I am setting this to Confirmed.

-- MichaelTempest - 13 May 2011

 
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