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'''API module to set the security policy
'''
 
from AccessControl import ImplPython as _ImplPython
from AccessControl.SimpleObjectPolicies import _noroles
 
 
def setSecurityPolicy(aSecurityPolicy):
    """Set the system default security policy.
 
    This method should only be caused by system startup code. It should
    never, for example, be called during a web request.
    """
    last = _ImplPython._defaultPolicy
    _ImplPython._defaultPolicy = aSecurityPolicy
    return last
 
 
# AccessControl.Implementation inserts SecurityManager.