[isf-wifidog] question about wifidog website

Benoit Gregoire bock at step.polymtl.ca
Ven 8 Sep 07:16:13 EDT 2006

On Thursday 07 September 2006 22:21, Michael Lenczner wrote:
> how do I get an account? 

You ask, it's a manual process.

> I want to be able to add bug reports and 
> RFE's as user X.  
> Or adding documentation 
> in the wiki as a known user.

Just click on settings and add your name and email (might want to email 
yourself the key since you change computers often).  The only concept of a 
known user trac has is what you put in settings, that holds true for users 
with accounts as well as users without.

> And I made a mistake in my last RFE report and I 
> have no way of correcting it, or updating it.

For that you'll need an account.  In the meantime you can just send a 
correction comment.

> Or accounts not meant for those types of things?  
> Francois mentioned 
> that they are tied to SVN access and I obviously don't need that.

They use the same file, mostly for convenience reasons (keeping passwords in 
sync).    The way it's currently setup, every user in the file get SVN access 
and most trac admin access.  Neither of these need to be true, it's a choice 
we made when we setup trac, but the current system administrator don't have 
to be bound by it.

That being said, since you won't be using SVN anyway, just tell the sysadmins 
I've agreed to give you an account, even the way the system is currently 

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