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MODx Web Development by Antano Solar John

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Summary

We learned about the different types of MODx users. We learned about User groups and resource groups.

We build a signup form and login form and used it to understand authentication and authorization using roles.

There are two categories of MODx users:

  • Manager
  • Web

We learned that:

  • Users can be grouped into User groups
  • Resources can be assigned to Resource groups
  • Linking Resource groups to Web User groups will control the viewing of resources
  • Linking Resource groups to Manager User groups will control manager access to the resources
  • Roles define what the manager can do with the accessible resources

We have modified the site to include a signup form and a login form. We have also changed the authorization so that only our friends can post a blog entry. ...

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