I'm using Concrete 5.2RC2 with advanced permissions enabled.
I setup my page type defaults by setting permissions in areas for restricting access to a specific group.
The problem is that when i create a new page the area permission isn't copied from the page default.
Anyone have the same problem?
It's a bug or my fault?
If you go into the dashboard, sitewide settings, and click "clear cache" do the permissions appear to filter down to the area appropriately ?
Thanks a lot.
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I try to explain.
I created a page default with specific permission for a group. This group can do all except "admin". The page default have 3 areas. The group have edit pemission only on one of the 3 areas, the others areas is read only.
If a user of this group add a new page of this type, just the page is created he see the page with correct permissions, so with only content area editable and the others 2 read only, but when he save the page and re-open it, or even when he edit or add content to the page before saving it for the first time, all the areas on page lose the specific permissions and take full access.
General page permissions stay correct instead.
Then, if the admin clear the cache, all the permissions back correct, but it can be late and the user may edit where it should not.
I hope this explanation is more clear than previous, my english isn't perfect ... :)
Out of curiosity, could you upgrade to full 5.2 and see if this bug still exists? We've done quite a bit of work on fixing cache related bugs over the past few weeks and this one may be one of those (since I noticed area permissions problems at some points in the past, too, that I think we've addressed.)