To run through the workflow mentioned in this chapter, let's assume that you have made two user accounts, one named
project_access and the other named
project_maintain. If you want, you can provision your accounts via the New Account option on the lefthand side of the front page of Sakai before you have logged on.
Each site has a membership of users. Each user can have one of a number of specific roles. For a project site, you can either be a maintainer or have access rights. Each role gives you specific permissions. The maintainer of the site has many more powers than someone who is just going to use the site. Each tool has its own set of permissions. For example, in announcements, by default, the application allows the ...