[LON-CAPA-cvs] cvs: loncom /html/adm/help/tex Domain_Configuration_Auto_Updates.tex

raeburn raeburn@source.lon-capa.org
Mon, 23 May 2011 20:25:13 -0000

raeburn		Mon May 23 20:25:13 2011 EDT

  Modified files:              
    /loncom/html/adm/help/tex	Domain_Configuration_Auto_Updates.tex 
  - Fix typo.
  - Information about providing user preference to members of particular
    institutional groups so they can choose to block automatic updates.
Index: loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Domain_Configuration_Auto_Updates.tex
diff -u loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Domain_Configuration_Auto_Updates.tex:1.3 loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Domain_Configuration_Auto_Updates.tex:1.4
--- loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Domain_Configuration_Auto_Updates.tex:1.3	Tue Sep 29 12:54:54 2009
+++ loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Domain_Configuration_Auto_Updates.tex	Mon May 23 20:25:13 2011
@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
 which can be updated will be the cumulative set for the different
 groups to which the user belongs.
-If users are not affilliated with any institutional group, they can
+If users are not affiliated with any institutional group, they can
 be accommodated within the default \char`\"{}Other users\char`\"{}
 group which is provided automatically. If no status types are defined
 for your domain, this default group is entitled \char`\"{}All users\char`\"{}. 
@@ -18,7 +18,12 @@
 \item Set auto-update as active or inactive in the domain.
 \item Set whether user information changes should propagate to data stored
 in classlist database files for the separate courses in which the
-user has an active student role. 
+user has an active student role.
+\item Set whether users with a particular status (e.g., Faculty, Staff, 
+Student etc.) should have access to a user preference which permits them
+to lock their existing user information, and disable automatic updates
+of their own information, should it change in the institutional directory.
+Note: this option is only shown if institutional groups have been defined. 
 \item Set which of the following attributes: first name, middle name, last
 name, generation, e-mail address, student/employee ID should be updated
 within LON-CAPA if a different version to the one currently stored