That did the trick.  Someday I'm going to get the hang of this stuff.

Thanks, Jason.


-----Original Message-----
From: Jason Spisak
To: Mabe, Brad
Sent: 6/8/00 7:48 PM
Subject: Re: [Zope] Getting a specific user role

Mabe, Brad writes:

> Forgive me if this has been covered before.

There's no real great documentation on using the security API, and it's
changing a bit anyway.

> I am implementing a login/security scheme through the use of GUF and
> methods.  My user and role information is kept in a SQL database and a
> can have more than one role assigned to him/her.
> What I would like to do is check if a specific role has been assigned
to the
> current user, and then display some additional menu items if that role
> been assigned.  I haven't been able to figure out how to get and check
> roles that have been assigned to the current user.
> As usual, any help will be greatly appreciated.
>      -=Brad=-


<dtml-if "AUTHENTICATED_USER.has_role('MyRole')">
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