Talking Drupal: Talking Drupal #332 – Permissions Management

Drupal CMS

Today we are talking about Permission Management with Benji Fisher.

Topics John – Squid Games – Midcamp hat Abby – Turkish Market and lentil soup Benji – Fruition dedicating more time for open source Nic – Config for Drupal 9.3 Overview of Permissions Familiar examples Biggest problem UX nightmare Phantom permissions 9.3 significant improvements Passion project Process to get this in Reviewer role Next phases How to help Drupal puzzles Resources Reviewing 9.3 config update Bundle Classes Typed Entities Config mappings are sorted the way they are defined in their schema @phenaproxima Comment on Permission table size Weekly Usability Meeting #ux channel in Drupal slack Drupal core meeting calendar Each content type has a manage permissions tab – will be in 9.4.0 Add a “Manage permissions” tab for each bundle that has associated permissions Let modules opt in to the bundle-specific permissions form (RTBC) Guests

Benji Fisher – @benji17fisher


Nic Laflin – @nicxvan John Picozzi – @johnpicozzi Abby Bowman – @abowmanr


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