[Catalyst] CatalystX::SimpleLogin with multiple roles

Tomas Doran bobtfish at bobtfish.net
Tue Dec 28 12:08:35 GMT 2010

On 28 Dec 2010, at 00:51, Harold Frayman wrote:

> Hi
> I'm trying to use CatalystX::SimpleLogin with multiple roles via  
> DBIx::Class and with Redirect.
> What should happen, when a user is redirected to log in and does so  
> but without the level of authorization required for the method they  
> were trying to call?
> For example. In Controller::A, method b ( :Path('/b') Args(0) ) is  
> configured as
>  Does: ACL
>  AllowedRole:
>      - hilevel
>  ACLDetachTo: /login/required
>  LoginRedirectMessage: Please Login to view this Action

Can you show me some of the actual code for this controller?

Are you inheriting of Catalyst::Controller::ActionRole?

> User, not logged in, addresses .../b and is presented with the login  
> form (as expected and desired). They identify themselves correctly  
> but have only one role: lolevel, which is not authorised to use  
> method b.
> What seems to happen for me is that either (1) if there exists a  
> template a/b.tt, irs contents are displayed even though the user is  
> not auhtorised or (2) if the template specified is anything else or  
> not specified (eg use $c->res->body), we get an error "Couldn't  
> render template "a/b.tt: file error - a/b.tt: not found" -- which is  
> true but unhelpful.

So the actionrole doesn't even seem to be fired at all.. That's  
between you and ActionRole::ACL really - nothing to do with SimpleLogin.

But show me some actual code and I'll be happy to try to help :)


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