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Invenio module for common role based access control.

Project description

Role-based access control (RBAC) for Invenio.

Invenio-Access works together with Invenio-Accounts to provide a full-fledge authentication and authorization system for Flask and Invenio based on a suite of existing Flask extensions such as:

  • Flask-Security
  • Flask-Login
  • Flask-Principal
  • passlib


  • Role-based access control with object level permissions.
  • CLI and administration interface for allowing/denying actions to users, roles or system roles.
  • Support for superuser privileges.

Further documentation is available on


Version 1.4.1 (released 2020-05-07)

  • set Sphinx <3 because of errors related to application context
  • stop using example app

Version 1.4.0 (released 2020-03-12)

  • drop Python 2.7 support
  • change Flask dependency management to centralised by invenio-base

Version 1.3.2 (released TBD)

  • set Sphinx <3 because of errors related to application context
  • stop using example app

Version 1.3.1 (released 2020-01-22)

  • increase minimal six version

Version 1.3.0 (released 2019-11-15)

  • Adds explicit excludes of needs feature to load permission

Version 1.2.0 (released 2019-08-02)

  • Removes DynamicPermission

Version 1.1.0 (released 2018-12-14)

Version 1.0.2 (released 2018-10-31)

  • Additional test for AnyonymousIdentity loaded on request

Version 1.0.1 (released 2018-05-18)

  • Removal of Click warning messages.

Version 1.0.0 (released 2018-03-23)

  • Initial public release.

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