Media Space 5.0 User Roles Summary

KMS applicative roles

  • anonymousRole
  • viewerRole
  • privateOnlyRole
  • adminRole
  • unmoderatedAdminRole

 Contextual roles (Category, Channel)

  • Member (view)
  • Contributor (publish)
  • Moderator - (moderate)
  • Manager – (edit settings, members)

Category/Channel types

  • Open
  • Restricted
  • Private

 

                Applicative role

 

 

Type

anonymous 
 (not logged in)

viewerRole
 (doesn’t have My Media, so can’t publish)

privateOnlyRole

adminRole

&

unmoderatedAdminRole

(uploaded entries by it will be automatically approved if the account has moderation enabled

Open

Categories

  • Can view only, if allowAnonymous=true
  • Can’t participate (publish, moderate, manage)

 

Channel

  • Can’t access at all (since channels require log-in)

Categories & Channels

  • Can view (regardless of contextual role)
  • Can’t publish (doesn’t have My Media)
  • Other participation (moderate, manage) according to contextual role

Categories & Channels

  • Can view (regardless of contextual role)

 

Categories (for backward compatibility with KMS 4.6):

  • Can publish only if Contributor (even though the Category is Open) [this is the only difference from adminRole]

 

Channels

  • Doesn’t need to be a member to publish (Channel is Open, as in KMS 4.6)

 

Categories & Channels

  • Other participation (moderate, manage) according to contextual role

Categories & Channels

  • Can view (regardless of contextual role)
  • Can publish everywhere (since admin)
  • Other participation (moderate, manage) according to contextual role

Restricted

Categories & Channels

  • Can’t view or participate (publish, moderate, manage) since not logged in

Same as Open

Categories & Channels

  • Can view (regardless of contextual role)
  • Other participation (publish, moderate, manage) according to contextual role

Categories & Channels

  • Can view (regardless of contextual role)
  • Other participation (publish, moderate, manage) according to contextual role

Private

Same as Restricted

Categories & Channels

  • Can’t publish (since doesn’t have My Media)
  • Viewing and Participation (moderation, management) according to contextual role

Categories & Channels

  • Viewing and Participation (publish, moderation, management) according to contextual role

Categories & Channels

  • Viewing and Participation (publish, moderation, management) according to contextual role
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