Description of problem:
I am expecting user Postosuchus EOSUCHIAN to receive lifecycle
This user inherits the edit permission from Group4,
which is a sub group of Group3,
which is a sub group of Group2,
which inherits this Edit Items privilege from the Content Creation
Members of the Alert Recipient role are:
Group3 and UserGroupForLifecycleAlerts
I published content item "The Asteroid Theory" using
Lifecycle "Deploy now, expire in a minute"
Should Postosuchus EOSUCHIAN receive an alert regarding expiration of
this pubished content?
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Publish content which expires.
2. Check alert recipient email inbox
User did get two emails, "The Asteroid Theory" is ready for
authoring...and Authoring of "The Asteroid Theory" was completed ...
But no lifecycle emails.
Postosuchus EOSUCHIAN receives an alert email regarding expiration
of "The Asteroid Theory"
Iguanodon ORNITHISCHIANS is a member of UserGroupForLifecycleAlerts.
Again Task state-change alerts are received (thank you for resolving
these by the way) but no Lifecycle alerts come through.
what did you set the lifecycle notification time to? This field (on
the publish form) tells the CMS how long (before expiration) to send
the alert. If it's set to zero, then there will be no alert sent.
The notification time needs to be after the current time but before
expiration, so if you set expiration alers to go out an hour before
expiration, the item's expiration must be more than an hour from the
Thanks for this hint. I had indeed left "Notify in advance:" set to
However, I have now retested with "Notify in advance:" set to 1 hour.
I tested with items: VENUS, HOT TOPICS, Space, The Making of an
and lifecycle: "Deploy now , Expire in 1 hour and 20 minutes"
Still not getting any lifecycle alerts.