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in The WebLeftBar Topic I am trying to control what content is displayed depending on who is logged in.

In this case display the "Statistics" topic if you are not "TWikiGuest".

%IF{ "$ WIKINAME!='TWikiGuest' " then="   * [[WebStatistics][ %ICON{"statistics"}% %MAKETEXT{"Statistics"}%]]" else "No web stats" }%
Can anyone tell me why this does not work? Or have a recommendation on how to accomplish this. Any help much appreciated.

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TWiki version: TWikiRelease04x02x00
TWiki plugins: DefaultPlugin, EmptyPlugin, InterwikiPlugin
Server OS: centos5
Web server: apache
Perl version:  
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Categories: Permissions

-- WillBerger - 03 May 2008

Answer

ALERT! If you answer a question - or someone answered one of your questions - please remember to edit the page and set the status to answered. The status selector is below the edit box.

Try %IF{ "'$ WIKINAME'!='TWikiGuest' "

-- ArthurClemens - 03 May 2008

Thanks for the suggestion...Did not help.

-- WillBerger - 03 May 2008

This one works:

%IF{ "$WIKINAME!='TWikiGuest' " then="   * [[WebStatistics][%MAKETEXT{"Statistics"}%]]" else="No web stats" }%

-- ArthurClemens - 03 May 2008

Yes. Thanks, I wonder why the ICON function breaks it.

%IF{ "$WIKINAME!='TWikiGuest' " then="   * [[WebStatistics][  %ICON{"statistics"}% %MAKETEXT{"Statistics"}%]]" else="" }%

-- WillBerger - 03 May 2008

Because of the quotes.

-- ArthurClemens - 03 May 2008

Anyway to escape this or get around it?

-- WillBerger - 04 May 2008

Finally got it to work!

%IF{ "$WIKINAME!='TWikiGuest' " then="   * [[WebStatistics][ %ICONURL{"statistics"}% %MAKETEXT{"Statistics"}%]]" else="" }%

Arthur thanks for all the help!

-- WillBerger - 04 May 2008

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