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FS#1859 Problems with name sanitation in auth (uppercase groups/users in ACLs)
ACL & Authentication
Since "lemming" auth_acl_check() sanitizes user/group names prior to checking the Access level in the ACL file.
This leads to problems because the existing entries in the ACL file might be unsanitized, thus not matching. The user has a hard time finding this problem, because the "plain" auth class saves and displays user and group names unsanitized - it looks like the ACL rule should match, since the right value is displayed...
I have a patch to the ACL editor so it at least rewrites the rules sanitized when the "update" button is pressed: