Opened 13 years ago

Last modified 13 years ago

#70 closed defect (FIXED)

Usernames are case-sensitive

Reported by: Jakob Kramer Owned by:
Priority: minor Milestone: 0.0.2
Component: programming Keywords:
Cc: Parent Tickets:


On registration you can register a new account even if there is
already a user with this name (but with some letters

An example: There could be a user "alice" and a user "Alice" at the
same time.

Change History (5)

comment:1 by Christopher Allan Webber, 13 years ago

It's probably good enough to just force usernames to lowercase for
now. Both on login and on register, we should do username.lower().

comment:2 by Jakob Kramer, 13 years ago

I wrote a fix to force usernames to be lowercase:
[\ :sub:`gandaro/mediagoblin/gandaros-mediagoblin/commits/354-usernames-case-sensitive](`\ gandaro/mediagoblin/gandaros-mediagoblin/commits/354-usernames-case-sensitive)

comment:3 by Christopher Allan Webber, 13 years ago

Status: NewClosed
Your commits look good... merged, thanks!

comment:4 by Elrond, 13 years ago

Component: Programming
Milestone: 0.0.2
I think, this one is in 0.0.2

comment:5 by Will Kahn-Greene, 12 years ago

The original url for this bug was .

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