[development] Even more flexibility in content management

Earl Miles merlin at logrus.com
Fri Dec 29 17:44:34 UTC 2006

Laura Scott wrote:
> - by module, alpha (default)
> - by module, individually
> - by role
> - by task
>   ^ content access controls
>   ^ moderation access controls
>   ^ administrative access controls
> What might be a nice contrib addition would be a simple by-user override 
> for all permissions, so that single users can have unique permissions 
> without having to create an entirely new global role for it. But that's 
> a new topic....

Drupal 5's upgraded node_access system can allow most of this stuff.

node_access currently does not allow administrative access to nodes, however. 
This, perhaps, is something we can look at changing for 6.

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