[pmwiki-users] change password = password logout

Patrick R. Michaud pmichaud at pobox.com
Sat Aug 23 07:58:16 CDT 2008

On Fri, Aug 22, 2008 at 06:37:28PM -0700, adam overton wrote:
> if i keep trying to change passwords, it seems to
> stay logged in if i change the password back to one i've already used before -
> but changing it to a new and never-before-used password still always logs me
> out (except maybe the first time

Correct.  When you change the password to a new one -- i.e., one
that has been never before used -- then on the next access to the 
page the system prompts you for the password because you haven't 
entered it yet.  (Setting the password doesn't count.)


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