[Phpmyadmin-devel] about ErrorReporting and SendErrorReports

Marc Delisle marc at infomarc.info
Tue Nov 19 20:13:54 CET 2013

Piotr Przybylski a écrit :
> 2013/11/19 Marc Delisle <marc at infomarc.info>
>> Le 2013-11-18 19:37, Mohamed Ashraf a écrit :
>>> On Monday, November 18, 2013 at 7:06 PM, Marc Delisle wrote:
>>>> Hi Mohamed,
>>>> Why do we need two configuration directives? I guess that instead of
>>>> verifying whether ErrorReporting is true, we could just verify whether
>>>> SendErrorReports is different than 'never' to load the js files.
>>>> If you confirm my suggestion, I'll make the changes.
>>> One was actually meant for the hoster of the phpmyadmin installation and
>>> one for the user. If you donot want the phpmyadmin deployer to have
>>> control over it you can remove it.
>>> I just thought this is a new system and if a fatal bug is not caught
>>> before a release we need to have an easy way for a deployer using that
>>> release to disable it.
>>> Or if for whatever reason the data is secretive enough that he diesnt
>>> want it on our publc servers if he doesnt trust it is anonymous enough.
>> Thanks, I accept your explanation and I'll just add some documentation.
> Hosters can disable ErrorReporting and add it to UserprefsDisallow:
> $cfg['UserprefsDisallow'] = array('UserprefsDisallow');
> That way users won't be able to override their settings.

ErrorReporting is not part of user preferences, but SendErrorReports is.

Marc Delisle

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