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On Tue, Apr 10, 2018 at 5:21 PM, Courage Angeh <couragean...@gmail.com>
wrote:

> Hi Ed,
>
> On Tue, Apr 10, 2018 at 2:19 PM, Ed Cable <edca...@mifos.org> wrote:
>
>> Courage,
>>
>> Pardon my ignorance but I still am not able to get notifications working.
>>
>> I see and understand the gist of the documentation page that Adhyan
>> provided in that if you want to receive a notification that a savings
>> account has been *created* in order to take the action of* approving*
>> it, your role needs the permission to *activate *or *approve* that
>> saving account.
>>
>
> If you receive a notification that a savings account has been created then
> you account already has permissions to activate or approve a saving account
>
>
>> I did that configuration on the demo3 server but still no notification is
>> getting generated.
>>
>
> Can you send me a link to the hosted demo3 server so I can try it out?
>
>>
>> I also think we need to improve upon the documentation:
>>
>> 1) We need to show which actions have notifications already configured.
>> For each action, we should say: 1) What action generates notification 2)
>> what action can be taken from notification (if any) and 3) what permission
>> needs to be enabled for that user to view notification (if that's how a
>> notification is configure)
>>
>
>> 2) Is it really the case that the only configuration around the
>> notifications framework is by enabling permissions? We have no UI
>> whatsoever? If so, that should be an enhancement that we have an intern or
>> volunteer focus on so it's more explicit about configuring notifications
>> from the UI
>>
>
> The is no special UI configuration  needed for a user to configure
> notification.  What actually happens is; When a user selects a role, He/She
> is subcribed to the listen to notifications for the permissions in that
> role. For example, if a user has a role called Admin and Admin has
> permissions New Savings Account Approved, then when ever a new Savings
> account is created a notification will be sent to that user because
> Creating a new saving emitts events to notify any user have permissions to
> approve a new savings account
>
>
>>
>> 3) Related to that last point, where does all the work that you did
>> around subscriber groups come into play? I thought that you had made
>> enhancements to allow notifications to be generated to entire sets of
>> users. Is that all just on the back-end whereby a subscriber group to
>> receive notifications gets created whenever a new role is created? If so,
>> could you create/update documentation to reflect the same.
>>
>
> Most of the work I did was backend intensive. Notifications are sent only
> to the users with permissions to act on that notification.
>
>
>>
>> What I'd like to see is a piece of documentation that explains to users
>> to who, for what actions, and how notifications get generated and then
>> explains how to configure these and/or disable them. We also need to make
>> it clear how users can extend by enabling notifications for other
>> permissions.
>>
>> We should also link to documentation on self-service app side which
>> explains how the mobile banking app hooks into these notifications.
>>
>> Right now if I was a user I wouldn't even know notifications were
>> available and how to take advantage of this nice feature.
>>
>> Thanks,
>>
>> Ed
>>
>
> Thanks alot for your feedback Ed. I will create a detailed documentation
> explain the notification framework and how to configure it.
>
> Courage.
>
>
>>
>> On Tue, Apr 10, 2018 at 5:47 AM, Courage Angeh <couragean...@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> Hi Ed,
>>>
>>> Most of the work I did was enhancements, and I added few other
>>> notification events. So Adhyan's documentation is still valid, I have made
>>> a few updates and the documentation should be okay now.
>>>
>>> Thanks,
>>> Courage
>>>
>>> On Mon, Apr 9, 2018 at 9:25 PM, Ed Cable <edca...@mifos.org> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Courage,
>>>>
>>>> Can you point me to the documentation for end users/sys admins to
>>>> configure the notifications framework?
>>>>
>>>> I know that Adhyan had created this documentation at
>>>> https://mifosforge.jira.com/wiki/spaces/docs/pages/153387
>>>> 033/Configure+Notifications but I think all the work you've done
>>>> around subscriber groups recently supersedes that.
>>>>
>>>> I know you created the doc on configuration of active MQ at
>>>> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/FINERACT/Sett
>>>> ing+up+ActiveMQ+for+Fineract+1.0 but i've not been able to find
>>>> anything else.
>>>>
>>>> With the release now out, I want to make sure users know to properly
>>>> configure the notifications - both enabling it, configuring subscriber
>>>> groups, configuring for which events notifications occur, etc.
>>>>
>>>> Thanks,
>>>>
>>>> Ed
>>>>
>>>> --
>>>> *Ed Cable*
>>>> President/CEO, Mifos Initiative
>>>> edca...@mifos.org | Skype: edcable | Mobile: +1.484.477.8649
>>>>
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>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> *Ed Cable*
>> President/CEO, Mifos Initiative
>> edca...@mifos.org | Skype: edcable | Mobile: +1.484.477.8649
>>
>> *Collectively Creating a World of 3 Billion Maries | *http://mifos.org
>> <http://facebook.com/mifos>  <http://www.twitter.com/mifos>
>>
>>
>


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*Ed Cable*
President/CEO, Mifos Initiative
edca...@mifos.org | Skype: edcable | Mobile: +1.484.477.8649

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