[LON-CAPA-cvs] cvs: loncom /html/adm/help/tex Domain_Configuration_Quotas.tex
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raeburn Mon May 23 20:29:28 2011 EDT
- Information about enabling/disabling portfolios, blogs, personal information
pages for groups of users (i.e., by status type) in domain.
diff -u loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Domain_Configuration_Quotas.tex:1.1 loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Domain_Configuration_Quotas.tex:1.2
--- loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Domain_Configuration_Quotas.tex:1.1 Wed Jul 23 02:41:55 2008
+++ loncom/html/adm/help/tex/Domain_Configuration_Quotas.tex Mon May 23 20:29:28 2011
@@ -1,15 +1,25 @@
-Each user in your domain will receive an individual portfolio space
-to which files may be uploaded. Students can submit items from their
-portfolio to meet the requirements of assignments in their courses.
-The default quotas you set for users in your domain will be overridden
-by any quota you set for individual users.
+By default, each user in your domain can create blogs, a personal
+information page, and store files in an individual portfolio space.
+Students can submit items from their portfolio to meet the requirements
+of assignments in their courses.
-Default quotas (in Mb) can be set to vary by institutional affiliation,
-as defined for your domain (e.g., Faculty, Adjunct, Staff, Student).
+You can choose to disable personal information pages, blogs and/or portfolios
+for different groups of users defined for your domain (e.g., Faculty, Adjunct,
+Staff, Student). If the ``Modify User'' utility in User Management is
+used to explicitly set availability of these tools for a particular user,
+that will override the corresponding settings determined by the user's
+If you choose to enable portfolios, default quotas (in Mb)
+can similarly be set to vary by institutional affiliation.
If a user is affiliated with more than one group, whichever default
quota is largest for the different groups is the one which applies.
Institutional types need to be defined in a customized version of
\&inst\_usertypes() in the localenroll.pm module installed on the
primary server in your domain. If no types have been defined, then
a single default quota will apply for all users from the domain.
+Default portfolio quotas which can be set for users in your domain
+will be overridden by any quota you set for an individual user via:
+the ``Modify User'' utility.