Prevent Concurrent Editing

This section contains a short guide on how to prevent concurrent editing in PoolParty.

In a multi-user environment it can be desirable to avoid concurrent editing or deleting of concepts and literals.

Prerequisites to Prevent Concurrent Editing

How to Prevent Concurrent Editing in PoolParty Projects

  1. Expand the Advanced menu.

  2. Click System Settings to open the System Settings dialogue.

  3. Activate the Prevent Concurrent Editing check box.

    • As soon as you have activated the check box, the dialogue will change and the Time Interval setting and the Actions section are shown.

  4. The Time Interval is set to 60 seconds and the options in the Action section will all be checked by default. To use them as shown to prevent concurrent editing, click Close.

    • Change the time interval and click Save. Alternatively deactivate any of the check boxes of the options you want to enable concurrent editing for to customize the settings. Details on the available options find below.

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Available Options

The following options are available when Prevent Concurrent Editing is enabled in the System Settings.

  • Time Interval

    • Allows to define the time interval the defined actions are blocked.

  • Action

    • Deleting a Concept

      Users cannot delete concepts that have been concurrently edited for the defined time interval.

    • Deleting a SKOS-XL LabelUsers cannot delete SKOS-XL labels that have been concurrently edited for the defined time interval.

    • Updating/deleting a LiteralUsers cannot update or delete literals of concepts that have been concurrently edited for the defined time interval.

    • Editing a SKOS-XL Literal Form

      Users cannot edit SKOS-XL labels' literal forms that have been concurrently edited for the defined time interval.

Note

The SKOS-XL actions are only available if the SKOS-XL module is licensed and activated for the project.