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Item4868: Bulk Register fails if Main web is Set ALLOWWEBCHANGE = TWikiAdminGroup

Priority: Normal
Current State: Closed
Released In: 1.0.0
Target Release: patch
Applies To: Engine
Reported By: TWiki:Main.VickiBrown
Waiting For:
Last Change By: KwangErnLiew
I don't want our users creating pages in the Main web. So, I set that web to be "ALLOWWEBCHANGE = TWikiAdminGroup".

But then I couldn't add new users using Bulk Registration because the new user couldn't "create his page". This begs the question that I am creating that page. I'm the Admin. The new user doesn't exist yet!

So I added the name of the new user, temporarily, to the list of who can make changes in the Main web and that still didn't help. Catch 22.

I'm the admin. I'm running bulk registration. I should be able to run Bulk Registration AND lock down the Main web for changes to only the Admin.

-- TWiki:Main/VickiBrown - 21 Oct 2007

Does adding TWikiRegistrationAgent to the TWikiAdminGroup help?

-- TWiki:Main.SteffenPoulsen - 21 Oct 2007

I hope this is fixed by Item5943: TWikiRegistrationAgent should be in the admin group but would like some confirmation before closing it.

-- SvenDowideit - 13 Nov 2008 - 23:42

bored of waiting - betcha its fixed.

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Summary Bulk Register fails if Main web is Set ALLOWWEBCHANGE = TWikiAdminGroup
ReportedBy TWiki:Main.VickiBrown
SVN Range TWiki-4.3.0, Fri, 12 Oct 2007, build 15261
AppliesTo Engine
Priority Normal
CurrentState Closed
TargetRelease patch
ReleasedIn 1.0.0
Topic revision: r6 - 08 Jan 2009, KwangErnLiew
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