Login Script With Different Access Levels

Mar 28, 2006

I would like to create a log in script with different user access levels: System admin, manager and staff. I currently have a log in script in place, but this does not facilitate the different user access levels.

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Two Levels Of Access Login Script

I have a fairly simple login in script and I need to make it have two
levels of access not one. can anyone help me with this? The script is

// we must never forget to start the session
$errorMessage = ''
if (isset($_POST['txtUserId']) && isset($_POST['txtPassword'])) {
include 'config.php'
include 'opendb.php'
$userId = $_POST['txtUserId'];
$password = $_POST['txtPassword'];
// check if the user id and password combination exist in database
$sql = "SELECT user_id
FROM auth_user
WHERE user_id = '$userId'
AND user_password = '$password'";
$result = mysql_query($sql)
or die('Query failed. ' . mysql_error());
if (mysql_num_rows($result) == 1) {
// the user id and password match,
// set the session
$_SESSION['db_is_logged_in'] = true;
// after login we move to the main page
header('Location: list_pages.php');
} else {
$errorMessage = 'Sorry, wrong user id / password'
include 'closedb.php'
<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html;
if ($errorMessage != '') {
<p align="center"><strong><font color="#990000"><?php echo
$errorMessage; ?></
<form method="post" name="frmLogin" id="frmLogin" class="box">
<table width="400" border="1" align="center" cellpadding="2"
<td colspan="2"><b>Login</b></td>
<td width="150">User Id</td>
<td><input name="txtUserId" type="text" id="txtUserId" class="box"></
<td width="150">Password</td>
<td><input name="txtPassword" type="password" id="txtPassword"
<td width="150">&nbsp;</td>
<td><input type="submit" name="btnLogin" value="Login" class="box"></

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Login Script With Two Levels Of Access

I have two hard coded user ids and passwords with an additional field
called level. for the sake of
this explanation lets call them.
user_id - abc password - 123 level - 1
user-id - xyz password - 456 level - 2

I have two separate admin pages called list_pages.php and

I need a login to allow people that sign in with login "abc" to be
able to access "list_pages.php" and people that login in with "xyz"
to be able to access "list_pages1.php"

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Control Different Access Levels

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Then the userB can access some internal websites b/c he/she chose the same username/password as one of the employee does. Here is my fix to this problem: Method one: Whenever a user name is applied (not matter guess or employee), the both table guess and employee should be checked to make sure there is no duplicate.

Method two: Combine guess and employee tables together as person table. However, for guess, the user_type can be assigned as GUEST and for employee, the user_type can be assigned as EMPLOYEE. I don't know whether above methods make sense or not. If neither or them are good solutions, please give me some direction so that I can adopt some best practice. I am NOT using any framework or OOP to implement my PHP script.

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I was thinking about storing the answer as an integer and then to check flags, I would convert the integer to binary and compare that to a key. For example if my key is

A=1, B=2, C=3, D=4

1011 would mean the user has access to A,B, and D. (read right to left)

Which when stored, would be 11. This seems fine but my variable would have to be a rather large one. (I'm storing the data in a MySQL database) After the number of flags hit a certain size, I'd cap out. I'm guessing around 40 (maybe my math is just off)

Anyone have any ideas one what the best way to handle this problem could be?

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Is it as simple as getting the auth class to return all the values from my user table with different access levels set in the table itself or would a better solution be to create another instance of Auth (although I don't want 2 seperate logon forms) to create a seperate higher level access session.

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function loadFB($fbID){
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Example JSOn data looks like this:

"data": [
"id": "xxxx",
"from": {


As it stands, I can retrieve the message of a page update, or if its an event I can retrieve the event name and the link for the event. But what if I want to retrieve say the event date or the venue name? Its under another tier of 'properties'. With my code so far, I can access the first level of things with $post->message, but when I try $post->properties->text this doesn't work - so I don't understand how this works. On top of that, in the 'properties', there's 2 'text' which is adding to my confusion of how to access these things.

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Php Ms Access Login

I am doing a website where i need the admin to login. I have produced a username/password form which gets sent to my login.php page, the code of which i will show below. Unfortunatly it isnt working and it just keeps saying "login error as (username)".

Login.php code ....

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user: joe
PW: xxxx
company: xyz
Direct to xyz page
user: sue
PW: xxxx
company: abc
Direct to abc page

I've looked but haven't found anything that is directly related to this.

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$page = $_GET['page'];
if ($page);
$page = "index.php";


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Accounts will be created manually so no real need for a front end registration.

Does anybody know of a script that can handle this?

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Is there any other way you can do that purely using PHP/MySQL that is quite robust enough? How can you decide which user gets access to which page?

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$error = '';[code]....

This protects the .php sessions just fine.The problem is that this doesn´t protect the files.I mean if go directly to:


it will download it wether you have loged in or not.I notice this must be a complete newbie question but, WTH, you have to start somewhere...

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The site will have access for 6 or 12 months. I have a MySQL DB that captures the name, address, etc. It also captures two DATE fields. One for the registration date, reg_date. The other DATE field is for expiration date, expiry_date. For example, if a user registers for 12 months on March 1, the reg_date field is populated with 2007-03-01 and the expiry_date is filled with 2008-03-01.

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When I browse the secured page, instead of a 200 HTTP code, I get a 401 "Unauthorized" HTTP code, meaning I'm trying to access a page without being authenticated/without having the right credentials. Even if I log as a normal user, that have the proper symfony credentials, I still get a 401 error.

Code used

class CapWebndfTestFunctionnal extends sfTestFunctional
* Login as a user
* @param string $username User's username........

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