This module is here to alleviate frustration when trying to manage permissions in Drupal. By providing a better permissions interface hopefully a few innocent keyboards and mice can be saved.
The permissions page now provides a search field that will filter the permissions ui on-the-fly, allowing you to instantly find the permission that you are looking for.
You can also filter on the module a permission belongs to using the @ symbol:
For example, if you want to show only permissions that contain the word admin for the comment module you would enter:
Administration menu conflict in D7:
The issue below causes a JS error when viewing the permissions page without the D7 admin overlay, breaking FPA functionality. To fix this, uncheck "Collapse module groups on the Permissions page" on the Administration menu configuration page (admin/config/administration/admin_menu).
This is known to affect the latest version (at time of writing 7.x-3.0-rc3).
Suggestions & New Features
I am completely open to new suggestions and feature requests. Please open a new feature request for any ideas that you have, and I'll take a look and respond.
Provides special functionality for:
With this module enabled, a new link labeled "Manage Permissions" appears on a content type or field's configuration screen. Clicking will load a modal window displaying the permissions applicable to the current field.
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- Maintenance status: Actively maintained
- Development status: Under active development
- Reported installs: 4,609 sites currently report using this module. View usage statistics.
- Downloads: 32,250
- Last modified: October 9, 2012