Restricting delegation user list per project?

Florian Fainelli f.fainelli at
Fri May 12 02:58:53 AEST 2017

On 05/10/2017 06:17 PM, Stephen Finucane wrote:
> On Wed, 2017-05-10 at 17:21 -0700, Florian Fainelli wrote:
>> On 05/10/2017 05:12 PM, Florian Fainelli wrote:
>>> Hi Jeremy,
>>> On 05/10/2017 05:02 PM, Jeremy Kerr wrote:
>>>> Hi Florian,
>>>>> I maintain several projects on a custom patchwork instance, and
>>>>> I have
>>>>> not found a way to restrict the delegation list to just a
>>>>> particular
>>>>> list of users?
>>>>> I have seen it done on, so I am curious
>>>>> how this
>>>>> was done?
>>>> The list should only include the maintainers for that project -
>>>> is that
>>>> not the case on your instance? If not, what do you get for the
>>>> delegate
>>>> list?
>>> The list contains all users that have registered with my patchwork
>>> instance.
>>>> Also, which version of patchwork do you have running there?
>>> So this is patchwork v1.1.0 which is a bit old, the 1.1.0 release
>>> notes
>>> has this:
>>> Delegation of patches to any registered Patchwork user (previously
>>> one
>>> had to be a registered maintainer).
>>> is it possible that this was actually way more permissive than it
>>> was
>>> intended by default?
>> Is not e0fd7cd91a5fbe0a0077c46bea870ccd09c8920d ("Allow assigning of
>> any user as delegate") that was included in v1.1.0 and v1.1.1, and
>> reverted in v1.1.2 the source of what I am seeing?
> Yup, that feature was flawed so it has been reverted for v2.0.0 and in
> the v1.1.2 hotfix. If you can upgrade (or ask your instance admin to
> upgrade) the instance to v1.1.2 or greater, this will resolve this
> issue for you.

Yes, seems to be all good now, thanks both!

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