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Description

Lockdown 2.0.x does not support a Rails application that is deployed to a subdirectory, although Lockdown 1.x did. It looks like Lockdown is no longer maintained by Andy Stone since it has been removed from github. Therefore we use updated Lockdown 2.0.4, renamed it and added it to github.

Lockdown is an authorization system for RubyOnRails. It is designed to handle a simple public vs private configuration to very fine grained access controls.

If you are starting a site and just have public and protected (user required) areas, use Lockdown. Lockdown includes built in user groups of public and protected. From there you can easily add/extend permissions and create new user groups as your site needs grow.

If you already have a complex permission scheme, use Lockdown to simplify the management of access rules.

Follow me on Twitter (@stonean) to keep up to date.

DOCS:

http://docs.stonean.com/page/lockdown

LICENSE:

(The MIT License)

Copyright (c) 2010 Andrew Stone

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the 'Software'), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED 'AS IS', WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.

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