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Bug 455935 - User.get() should return group information additionally
Summary: User.get() should return group information additionally
Keywords:
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Alias: None
Product: Bugzilla
Classification: Community
Component: WebService
Version: 3.6
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low vote
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Kevin Baker
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2008-07-18 21:28 UTC by David Lawrence
Modified: 2014-12-01 23:09 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Doc Type: Enhancement
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Last Closed: 2012-06-19 05:40:04 UTC


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Description David Lawrence 2008-07-18 21:28:51 UTC
Description of problem:
Currently User.get() returns simple information, id, login, real name, email
enabled, etc. Certain third party applications use Bugzilla for authentication
and cache the group information locally instead of calling the XMLRPC methods
each time. We will need that eventually for them to port over to the 3.x API.

Currently they can use bugzilla.userInfo() to accomplish this til then.

Comment 1 David Lawrence 2010-01-15 17:33:43 UTC
Red Hat Bugzilla is now using version 3.4 of the Bugzilla codebase and
therefore this feature will need to be implemented against the new release.
Updating bug version to 3.2.

Comment 2 David Lawrence 2010-08-25 21:42:13 UTC
Red Hat has now upgraded to Bugzilla 3.6 and this bug will now be reassigned to that version. It would be helpful to the Bugzilla Development Team if this bug is verified to still be an issue with the latest version. If it is no longer an issue, then feel free to close, otherwise please comment that it is still a problem and we will try to address the issue as soon as we can.

Thanks
Bugzilla Development Team

Comment 5 Simon Green 2012-06-19 05:40:04 UTC
(In reply to comment #0)
> Description of problem:
> Currently User.get() returns simple information, id, login, real name, email
> enabled, etc. Certain third party applications use Bugzilla for
> authentication
> and cache the group information locally instead of calling the XMLRPC methods
> each time. We will need that eventually for them to port over to the 3.x API.
> 
> Currently they can use bugzilla.userInfo() to accomplish this til then.

This is live (and has been at least since 3.6 went live).

  -- simon


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