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h1. Vertically Challenged Wiki
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h2. What?
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VerticallyChallenged is a plugin and database functionality available for repoze.who to handle AuthZ based on PostgreSQL's existing role system. By utilizing the Databases' role system instead of a custom, application-level roles implementation.
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This helps to solidify data access rules, and helps to prevent applications from unexpected or unanticipated data modification or view events.
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h2. Usage
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You can find slides of a presentation on Vertically Challenged here: https://public.commandprompt.com/attachments/download/200/Vertically_Challenged.pdf
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h2. Download
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You can get Vertically Challenged from one of two locations. Firstly, you can check the code out from our Subversion repository at:
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<pre>
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$ svn co https://projects.commandprompt.com/public/verticallychallenged/repo
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</pre>
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Secondly, all of Command Prompt's public projects are now available on "GitHub":http://github.com/, and can be cloned via:
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<pre>
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$ git clone git://github.com/commandprompt/Vertically-Challenged.git
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</pre>
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We take all pull requests seriously, and will review every one. And if you're interested in contributing, please, join the mailing list, at:
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* "verticallychallenged@lists.commandprompt.com":https://lists.commandprompt.com/mailman/listinfo/verticallychallenged