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== JTableAsset ==
 
== JTableAsset ==
 
TODO: describe the methods of JTableAsset, a JTableNested.
 
TODO: describe the methods of JTableAsset, a JTableNested.
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Also see: http://docs.joomla.org/JTableAsset and subpages
  
 
== JAccessRule and JAccessRules ==
 
== JAccessRule and JAccessRules ==
 
TODO: describe the methods of AccessRule and JAccessRules
 
TODO: describe the methods of AccessRule and JAccessRules
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Also see: deprecated docs.joomla.org/JRule, docs.joomla.org/JRules and subpages
  
 
== JAccess ==
 
== JAccess ==
 
TODO: describe the (static) methods and (static) properties of JAccess
 
TODO: describe the (static) methods and (static) properties of JAccess
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Also see: http://docs.joomla.org/JAccess and subpages
  
 
== JUser authorisation methods and properties ==
 
== JUser authorisation methods and properties ==
 
TODO: describe the authorisation methods and properties of JUser: authorise(), authorisedLevels(), getAuthorisedCategories(), getAuthorisedGroups(), getAuthorisedViewLevels(), $_authActions, $_authGroups, $_authLevels
 
TODO: describe the authorisation methods and properties of JUser: authorise(), authorisedLevels(), getAuthorisedCategories(), getAuthorisedGroups(), getAuthorisedViewLevels(), $_authActions, $_authGroups, $_authLevels
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Also see: http://docs.joomla.org/JUser and subpages
  
 
== JTable methods and properties for storing access permissions ==
 
== JTable methods and properties for storing access permissions ==
 
TODO: describe the JTable methods and properties for storing access permissions: getRules(), setRules(), etc.
 
TODO: describe the JTable methods and properties for storing access permissions: getRules(), setRules(), etc.
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http://docs.joomla.org/JTable is only for 1.5 and lacks those new methods and properties
  
 
== access.xml ==
 
== access.xml ==

Revision as of 04:08, 24 August 2012

Joomla PlatformJoomla 2.5Joomla 3.0 A technical overview of how Access Control is implemented in Joomla!.

Contents

The #__assets table

TODO: describe the Assets database table. Fields, layout and purpose.

JTableAsset

TODO: describe the methods of JTableAsset, a JTableNested. Also see: http://docs.joomla.org/JTableAsset and subpages

JAccessRule and JAccessRules

TODO: describe the methods of AccessRule and JAccessRules Also see: deprecated docs.joomla.org/JRule, docs.joomla.org/JRules and subpages

JAccess

TODO: describe the (static) methods and (static) properties of JAccess Also see: http://docs.joomla.org/JAccess and subpages

JUser authorisation methods and properties

TODO: describe the authorisation methods and properties of JUser: authorise(), authorisedLevels(), getAuthorisedCategories(), getAuthorisedGroups(), getAuthorisedViewLevels(), $_authActions, $_authGroups, $_authLevels Also see: http://docs.joomla.org/JUser and subpages

JTable methods and properties for storing access permissions

TODO: describe the JTable methods and properties for storing access permissions: getRules(), setRules(), etc. http://docs.joomla.org/JTable is only for 1.5 and lacks those new methods and properties

access.xml

TODO: describe the use of the access.xml file

How it all comes together

TODO: describe how the above parts are used together in a workflow

References

TODO: add

N.B.: in http://docs.joomla.org/Access_Control_System_In_Joomla_1.6 this was started and usergroups are referenced there too. TODO: include usergroups here too, for they are an integral part of the Joomla-ACL.