[pmwiki-users] AuthUser - password creation and change
pmwiki at onebit.ca
Fri Mar 3 08:00:34 CST 2006
Patrick R. Michaud wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 03, 2006 at 12:23:46PM +0100, kirpi at kirpi.it wrote:
>>>In order to do password recovery we need a place
>>>to keep email addresses, so that we can send a link
>>>that grants special permission to set a new password.
>>I always liked the "old" style idea of logging-in with your email
>>address which, in other words, means that you register with
>>id = your at email.here
>>pass = *********
> I think it would be possible for PmWiki to use email addresses
> as login identifiers, with just a few changes. But it's not a solution
> that would work for everyone; there are places where using an email
> address as a login wouldn't be appropriate.
Also, there are often reasons to change email addresses (change ISP or
email provider, boss decides you can't use company email, too much junk
mail coming in).
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