[ic] Isolating Admin Sub-Menu Options

Stefan Hornburg racke@linuxia.de
14 Nov 2000 07:54:07 +0100

"Dallas Vogels" <dvogels@forestind.com> writes:

> Hello,
> 	I am trying to find a way to individually shut off each option of the UI
> submenu system.  I would like each catalog to have a different set of
> parameters. For instance, I want to hide the "Affiliates" hyperlink located
> in the Merchandising sub-menu for Catalog1 but allow it to be seen in
> Catalog2.
> 	Each sub-menu is located in the [INTERCHANGE INSTALL
> DIR]/catalog_before.cfg file.  I know that when the Interchange server
> starts it loads up the catalog_before.cfg file for each catalog before if
> loads the catalog.cfg.
> 	Here is an excerpt from the catalog_before.cfg:
> Variable UI_SUBMENU_Reports <<EOV
> code    next_line       indicator       depends_on      page    form    name
> 1                               __UI_BASE__/orderstats          Orders
> 2                               __UI_BASE__/trafficstats
> Traffic
> [if-mm super]3                          __UI_BASE__/tablereport
> Custom
> [/if-mm]
> 	Notice the [if-mm super]3[/if-mm] tags.  Where does the super variable get
> initialized?  Can it be different for each catalog?

super is a flag in the access database and depends on the user accessing
the UI.


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