MACLPlus Pro Component for Mambo 4.6.1
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Thursday, 09 November 2006

MACLPlus Pro Component for Mambo 4.6.1
(Chartered Member ONLY Release)

This Pro version of MACLPlus requires Zend Optimizer which is one of the most popular PHP plugins for performance-improvent, and has been freely available since the early days of PHP 4. The script will be obsoleted on 31/1/2007 for security reasons and you can get FREE new replacement of the same version if you are/were our chartered members. This Pro version of MACLPlus is specially for ByOSTech Chartered Members ONLY. Encoded files must be uploaded as binary files.

This release come with 2 type of packages:
1) Full New Installation Package for new installation in Mambo 4.6.1.
2) Patch Files Ugrading Package for those whom want to upgrade their Mambo with MACLPlus 4.5.4 by manually do the upgrading (MUST HAVE installed MACLPlus  v4.5.4 in Mambo 4.5.4 Stable).

What's new in this version?
1) Switch to support Mambo 4.6.1 Stable.
2) Enhance component security.
3) Fix some minor installation and caching bugs.
4) + Enable to Automatically Create new Access Level when create new User Group.
5) + Frontend Content Items Manager to list user editable content items thru one menu button.
6) + Able to Edit Section and/or Category through Frontend Content Items Manager.
7) + Advanced User Manager to manage user ACL and user sub groups.

Pro Version Features:
1) Based on MACLPlus 4.5.4 with some new improvements.
2) Contain All Features that MACLPlus 4.5.4 have.
3) + Support Multiple User Groups per User.
4) + Support User Level ACL feature to complement User Group ACL feature.
5) + Support Access Control Rules Overriding feature (Content ACR override Category ACR, Category ACR override Section ACR and User ACR override Group ACR).

MACLPlus Pro Component for Mambo 4.6.1
© 2005-2006 Vincent Cheah, ByOS Technologies (www.byostech.com)
All rights reserved.

This Pro version of MACLPlus requires Zend Optimizer which is one of the most popular PHP plugins for performance-improvent, and has been freely available since the early days of PHP 4. This Pro version of MACLPlus does not just allow you to create your own User Groups and/or new Access Levels in Mambo 4.6.1 to implement advanced access control on Group Level, it also enable you to extend the access control to User Level. MACLPlus Pro intent to be the Mambo Ultimate Access Control Solution that you ever needed!

  • IMPORTANT - This component is a HACK for Mambo 4.6.1 core files.
  • IMPORTANT - This component does not work with any other versions of Mambo except Mambo 4.6.1. You have to install this component in Mambo 4.6.1 ONLY.
  • IMPORTANT - This component does not work with any other components, modules, mambots or hacks as the effects of using them with this component is unknown. It is recommended that you install this component on clean/fresh installation of Mambo 4.6.1. For components, modules, mambots or hacks that work with this component, please go to http://www.byostech.com to check.
  • For questions and support please contact the author at This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it or go to http://www.byostech.com/forum.

Note for all version of MACLPlus Pro:
MACLPlus Pro is provided as our chartered members' free software and therefore provided 'as-is'. The ByOS Technologies, its subsidiaries, its developers, contributors and its parental legal entities (formally or informally) (these will further be referenced as 'BYOS') offer you MACLPlus Pro for absolutely free for your own personal use, pleasure and education. The BYOS reserves the right to charge corporate or commercial users of the Software for this or future versions or support on a paid basis.

Any MACLPlus Pro version may contain errors, bugs and/or can cause problems otherwise. By installing this software, you have agreed to waive BYOS from whatever form of liability and/or responsibility for any problems and/or damages done by this software to you, your web environment or in any other way legally, financially, socially, emotionally or whatever other ~ally you could possibly imagine and find a legal article for that favours your rights...
In short and slightly more human readable: Use this software at your own risk; we don't guarantee anything!

By using MACLPlus Pro, it's your way of answering: "Yes,I know... trust me, I know what I'm doing so it'll be my own fault if things go wrong and I don't care"...
Have fun with MACLPlus Pro! We know you will!!!

Last Updated ( Thursday, 15 March 2007 )