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best approach for listing current online users in an intranet app - asp.net

mugsey asked
Last Modified: 2010-04-15
I have this requirement:

User wants an intranset based app using "windows authentication" they want to authenticate user's login credentials against the proposed asp.net app specific database.
I need to record a lot of user's details in the "details table" such as "wage id", "pension id" etc as well as NT Login name ie "nt\smithp"
I have looked at the asp.net 2.0 membership provider and ideally I need something like
like in the sqlmembership provider
as the client needs a list of what intranet users are online (as well as other details) at one time


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You could just use an Application level variable  - add their username when the session starts and remove it when it ends.


Thing is I cannot use any session/app variables

This seems to be a follow-up on Q_22616032


Yes it is sorry but I am trying to get an solution asap.
Ok, I have implemented role based security but need to write my own USER class that interacts with the roles, also I want to assign roles to the user class when creating a new user.

Any comments appreciated

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Thanks very much CJ I think this is what I am looking for!  I am going to open up a new question on this topic


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