Bug 116227 - Roles are appearing as Groups
Roles are appearing as Groups
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Product: Red Hat Enterprise CMS
Classification: Retired
Component: APLAWS (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: ccm-bugs-list
Daniel Berrange
http://youth.aplaws.org.uk/ccm/conten...
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Reported: 2004-02-19 04:30 EST by James Kearns
Modified: 2007-04-18 13:03 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-02-19 05:16:33 EST
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Description James Kearns 2004-02-19 04:30:37 EST
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Description of problem:
When I create a new role under the Roles tab, I notice this appears 
in Groups under the User Administration, Groups tab.
Then when I go to Add Members to the Role, search returns these Roles 
as Groups. I expect to set privileges by Role, not Group. 

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How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create Role
2. Go to Groups
3. A new Group has appeared
    

Actual Results:  1. Created a role called "Jurassic editor"
2. Can now see a new Group. "Group Name: content Administration 
Jurassic editor"
3. This appears in Member search results for Groups 

Expected Results:  I expect Roles to be different from Groups. One 
would not create the other.

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Comment 1 Daniel Berrange 2004-02-19 05:16:33 EST
Roles are just a convenience in CMS for associating a group with a
bunch of permissions. As such when you create a Role, it internally
creates a group, which you can then see in Groups tab at /ccm/admin.
This is the expected behaviour of the system.

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