Portable Groups

Sameboat SpecReq Story

𝔻S LDAP Groups are not by any means limited in support to C六/DCMS but that is their point of origination.

The central feature set of C六 ...

While PG is a consolidation of Groups and Spaces, in terms of Drupal 7, even within the D7 context it is more than just a replacement of organic groups. With a much tighter integration with core, entities, ldap, and domain_access it has a different character in CLiu than OG does in D7. Additionally its charter is to ...
  1. Support name services for Groups

    Groups are subdomains in sameboat.network . Additionally they may have other names both regular IANA routing and private to domain space.

  2. Effect a separability of User, Group and their dependencies at an instant from the rest of drupal at that time.

    A main motivation being to ...

  3. Support an Eject Feature for Groups

    C-Liu groups has a base of compatibility with the itthinx Wordpress plugin and users should be able to 'eject' their groups from the sameboat network to

    1. A standalone C-Liu instance running on a plain cloud host (i.e. EC2 or linode).
    2. A Wordpress mult-site running on a plain cloud host (i.e. EC2 or linode).
    3. Either of above on a standalone MCP (without a governing DCP).

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  4. Provide DCP based and Autonomous Group Infrastructure Services ...

    For operation outside of the domains content management system, same as enumerated at begin of № 3 above.

    In DCP based groups, DDD support is continuously available. It is a design directive for this support that ejected groups can still use static semantic infrastructure, e.g. ontology based taxonomy in semantic drupal.

  5. PlainText Group KnowledgeBase

    Users shall have the ability to define and maintain their group domain conception in a controlled English. The domain knowledge base can be ejected from the live network in file formats such as KIF, RDF, ISO prolog, etc..

  6. Support in-network movement of Groups

    A later developed feature, groups should be able to re-home from one node of the network to another and span multiple ones. Initially, groups are local to sameboat network nodes.