[Mediawiki-l] $user->isLoggedIn()

Jim Hu jimhu at tamu.edu
Fri Aug 31 19:28:55 UTC 2007


It looks like detecting login may be even easier.  I'm seeing stuff  
in $_REQUEST that may work without even adding scripts to the wiki.

JH

On Aug 31, 2007, at 2:20 PM, Jim Hu wrote:

> On Aug 31, 2007, at 2:09 PM, Minute Electron wrote:
>
>> On 8/31/07, Jim Hu <jimhu at tamu.edu> wrote:
>>>  From what I can tell, $user->isLoggedIn() tells whether a user
>>>
>
> <snip>
>> All users regardless of whether they are logged in or not have a user
>> ID (anonymous == user id 0) so the only check that needs to be  
>> made is
>> whether the user id is a positive integer.
>
>  From what I can tell, $user->isLoggedIn returns the userid in the
> database, but
> $_SESSION['wsUserID'] behaves as you describe, changing from 0 to 1
> and back when I log in or out.
> Interestingly, it seems to not care if I'm viewing the wiki from
> different browsers, while MW itself recognizes them as different
> sessions.  I think I can live with that.
>
> Now I just have to get the blog to be able to send a logout to both
> itself and the wiki, which I'm guessing I can do by overwriting
> $_SESSION['wsUserID'].
>
> Thanks!
>
> JH
>
>>
>> -- 
>> MinuteElectron.
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Texas A&M Univ.
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