Type: New Feature
Affects Version/s: None
Fix Version/s: Unscheduled
-My general thought is to put the power in the users
hands and clearly tell them what is being shared.
- I addded the concept of a directory, just to give us
the opportunity to list CiviCRM users for marketing
purposes (I figure you would just grab the URL from
the config file- are there security concerns here?).
-If we pull information like URLs or detailed config
information, that should somehow be secure, if it
can't be secure, I would just enable "no logging" and
"full logging" with a warning to full logging people
that their information is transmitted open over the
OK, I think of this stuff in terms of UI, so bear with
(1) We should display the current version on the
"Administer CiviCRM" page. Maybe an icon & "CiviCRM
vX.Y. If a new version is avaliable, maybe in red "(a
new version is avaliable).
(2) Click on the icon to get to the detail page.
A hyperink to the upgraded codebase (if any): A new
version is avaliable...
It offers the administrator four choices, they have to
choose one. Default is (b) minimal share.
(a) Share no information.
This CiviCRM installation will share no information
with the central server. You will not be notified of
security updates and version upgrades.
(b) Share minimal information
This CiviCRM installation will share you current
version and configuration information with the central
server. This information will be anonymous and used to
prioritize future development. You will be notified on
new versions and security updates on this page <link
to exactly what is shared>
(c) Include me in the directory
This CiviCRM installation will share information with
the central server and list you as a CiviCRM user in
our directory. <link to exactly what is shared>
(d) Full Partner Logging
This CiviCRM installation will share detailed
information on which features are used and which
features are not used. <link to exactly what is
Please consider sharing this level of information with
us. CiviCRM development is prioritized according to
the needs of our userbase, information on your usage