[wp-hackers] New plugin: Groups - looking for feedback

scribu scribu at gmail.com
Sat Jan 21 23:11:44 UTC 2012

On Sat, Jan 21, 2012 at 1:48 PM, Karim "Kento" Rahimpur
<itthinx at gmail.com>wrote:

> In a manner similar to how groups and roles differ in real-world semantics.
> Groups represent sets of individuals while roles stand for sets of
> characteristics (e.g. capabilities) that can be attributed to individuals.

Ok, so basically you re-implemented taxonomies for users, except for each
group (or term in a taxonomy) you can also assign certain capabilites.

As Mike said, you shouldn't need 5 custom tables for this.


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