[phpLogCon] install.php remove or not

Andre Lorbach alorbach at ro1.adiscon.com
Thu May 15 14:48:49 CEST 2008

> -----Original Message-----
> From: phplogcon-bounces at lists.adiscon.com [mailto:phplogcon-
> bounces at lists.adiscon.com] On Behalf Of Peter Vrabec
> Sent: Thursday, May 15, 2008 2:38 PM
> To: phplogcon at lists.adiscon.com
> Subject: Re: [phpLogCon] install.php remove or not
> Hi,
> On Thursday 15 May 2008 10:31:52 am Andre Lorbach wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > these are good questions ;).
> >
> > The behavior is wanted, the install.php script needs to be
> > removed/renamed after installation, otherwise it would be possible
> > overwrite the users config.php by running the installation again.
> I think we can control access via apache configuration. install.php
> only from localhost.
> > The
> > user will be able to set options within phpLogCon at some point in
> > future versions.
> What do you mean "set options"? Edit config file?

Yes once we have a user management system implemented, which can be
turned on and off optionally, the user will be able to configure all the
options within phpLogCon user interface. 

> > When the package is updated, install.php should not be installed.
> This won't be problem.
> > If
> > there is an update needed in future, phpLogCon will handle it with
> > update script.
> Could you explain it little more.

There will be some kind of update.php which can only be access by
authorized users (requires the user management system) which will detect
and perform necessary updates. The details have not been worked out yet,
but this is how is going to work. 

Best regards,
Andre Lorbach

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