Groups - BloomReach Experience - Open Source CMS

This article covers a Hippo CMS version 12. There's an updated version available that covers our most recent release.

09-01-2018

Groups

Groups are sets of users. The members of a group inherit the permissions of the group.

Groups Configuration

The groups are stored in the repository as children of the node /hippo:configuration/hippo:groups. The members of the group are stored in the multi valued property hipposys:members.

/hippo:configuration:
  /hippo:groups:
    /admin:
      jcr:primaeryType: hipposys:group
      hipposys:members: [ admin ]
    /mygroup:
      jcr:primaryType: hipposys:group
      hipposys:members: [ ann, robbert, mary ]

Nodes

hipposys:group

Name

Type

Required

Description

node name

String

yes

the group name

hipposys:system

Boolean

no

Can be used to indicate that the group is a system group and should be hidden from the Bloomreach Experience Manager group management.

hipposys:members

String

yes

the username of the user that is member of the group. Multiple hipposys:members can be set with each containing one username.

hipposys:description

String

no

A description of the group

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