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Re: [acf] ACF usernames are case sensitive - should they be?

From: Natanael Copa <natanael.copa_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 10 Sep 2009 14:51:33 +0200

On Wed, 2009-09-09 at 21:16 -0700, Nathan Angelacos wrote:
> I just realized that the username in the logon controller appears to be
> case-sensitive:
>
> Foo, FOO, and fOO are all different usernames to ACF
>
> That's cool, but not what most people expect.
>
> What does everyone think of changing the default behavior to be
>
> username = string.tolower(username)

i dont know about most people, but in unix land the oppsite is expected.
I think I'd prefer case-sensitive there. I dont want traing alpine users
to think case-insensitive and expect that other places. better to be
consequent.

(how is it with the webinterface to your home dsl router?)

-nc



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