Predefined ACLs


This document describes a feature allowing to set a predefined ACL on a given space (assuming this space is in ACL space).

Such a feature is especially useful for activities and working groups who have their home page in datespace (as the semantic web activity, the XKMS Activity) and can easily define which parts of this space is public or member only.

Features and constrains

You can define a default ACL for any new resource on a given space, defined by a directory on our web space.

What this feature provides:

What it doesn't do:

How to have this set up?

The simplest way is to create a .default-acl file in the given directory, containing one of "Public", "Member" or "Team", depending on the ACL you want.

For more complex ACLs or to change an existing default ACL, send your request to webreq@w3.org with the following informations:


Dominique HazaŽl-Massieux
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