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From Siegmund F├╝hringer <>
Subject Re: Authorizing Anonymous Users
Date Thu, 03 Jun 2010 12:25:01 GMT

On Wed, Jun 2, 2010 at 1:20 PM, afshin afzali <>wrote:

> Hi List,
> As stated in "Security Features Overview", there are three kind of
> users : database readers, database admins, server admins. Also if
> there are one or more server admins configured and the
> require_valid_user is set to false: the request will be validated as
> "anonymous". Does the anonymous user authorize to readers ? I mean it
> can edit docs?

you can specify readers and admins per database. if you don't specify reader
roles or users, than anyone (even anonymous) can read the database, but
anonyous users can't change it, if there are admin roles/users set on the

i hope that answers your question.


> Best Regards,
> -- afshin

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