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To: Juliusz Chroboczek <>
Subject: [Galene] Re: suggestion: "others" in config file, versus "anon" in web interface
Date: Fri, 1 Jan 2021 18:10:36 +0100	[thread overview]
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On 1/1/21 6:00 PM, Juliusz Chroboczek wrote:
>> in the config file for a group, the user "others" can be set for
>> anonymous users.  theses anonymous users appear with nickname: anon in
>> the web interface.
> That's not how "others" works: it specifies users that don't have the
> right to turn their camera on until they have been given the "present"
> permission by the operator (using the command "/present").
> There are two ways of setting up a group in Galène:
>    - give all users the "present" persmission -- the administrator can then
>      silence disruptive users using the "/unpresent" command;
>    - give users just the "other" persmission -- the administrator can then
>      use the "/present" command to voice a user.
>> what did you think if we change the "others" to "anonymous" in the config file?
> A better name would be welcome, but "anonymous" is a bad choice -- an
> anonymous user is just one that has an empty username.  This is controlled
> by the "allow-anonymous" field.
> -- Juliusz
thanks for your answer.

I activateed the "allow-anonymous" and also the "others" fields, it was confusing for me.
it is more clear now :p

  reply	other threads:[~2021-01-01 17:10 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-01-01 11:21 [Galene] " err404
2021-01-01 17:00 ` [Galene] " Juliusz Chroboczek
2021-01-01 17:10   ` err404 [this message]
2021-01-02 13:24   ` Toke Høiland-Jørgensen
2021-01-03 10:51     ` Juliusz Chroboczek
2021-01-03 13:15       ` Gabriel Kerneis
2021-01-03 17:02         ` Juliusz Chroboczek

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