type field is a
The package ships with some defaults, but it's fully customizable. The out-of-box user types are:
- client (default)
type field was intended to be used for rough categorization of users and not for fine tuned
ACL type roles or permissions.
type can be used for:
- Coarse level access/denial to areas of a system eg. Backoffice, REST API.
- Segregating users on the UI or in Reports
- Enabling special actions eg. only admins can impersonate other users.
Check out our ACL package for a proper granular permission system that works in combination with this package.
Customizing User Types
For modifying possible user type values refer to Customization.
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