Multi-Instituion User Admin Interface not Working

Dear Seafile Comunity,

I just try to configuere Multi Institution.

Version: Seafile Pro 8.0.17
Reference: Multi-Institutions Support - Seafile Admin Manual

As System Admin Institution management and User asignment works as espected, but when I configure a User as Institution Admin I get the following error when try to access the Institution Admin Page as User:

Url https://[server]/inst/useradmin/


Log from Seahub.log

2022-02-17 11:08:41,389 [ERROR] django.request:228 log_response Internal Server Error: /inst/useradmin/
Traceback (most recent call last):
File “/opt/seafile/seafile-pro-server-8.0.17/seahub/thirdpart/django/core/handlers/”, line 34, in inner
response = get_response(request)
File “/opt/seafile/seafile-pro-server-8.0.17/seahub/thirdpart/django/core/handlers/”, line 115, in _get_response
response = self.process_exception_by_middleware(e, request)
File “/opt/seafile/seafile-pro-server-8.0.17/seahub/thirdpart/django/core/handlers/”, line 113, in _get_response
response = wrapped_callback(request, *callback_args, **callback_kwargs)
File “/opt/seafile/seafile-pro-server-8.0.17/seahub/seahub/institutions/”, line 11, in _decorated
if request.user.is_authenticated and request.user.inst_admin is True:
AttributeError: ‘User’ object has no attribute ‘inst_admin’

Seahub Config


Do you have any hint how to solve the error?

Thank you very much!

We will check the issue.

Hello, for Seafile 8.0.0 or newer version, the config should be:


I just updated the documentation too.

Thank you very much! This resolved my issue!