Moodle
  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-31494

Broken documentation link on the External database authentication setup page

    Details

    • Type: Bug Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Minor Minor
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 2.1.5, 2.2.1, 2.3
    • Fix Version/s: 2.1.6, 2.2.3
    • Component/s: Authentication
    • Labels:
    • Environment:
      Any
    • Database:
      Any
    • Testing Instructions:
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      1. Login to as an administrator
      2. Go to Site administration / Plugins / Authentication / Manage authentication
      3. Next to External database, click Settings
      4. Click the ADOdb documentation hyperkink next to the Database field

      You should be directed to the appropriate documentation page

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      Login to as an administrator Go to Site administration / Plugins / Authentication / Manage authentication Next to External database, click Settings Click the ADOdb documentation hyperkink next to the Database field You should be directed to the appropriate documentation page
    • URL:
      demo.moodle.net
    • Affected Branches:
      MOODLE_21_STABLE, MOODLE_22_STABLE, MOODLE_23_STABLE
    • Fixed Branches:
      MOODLE_21_STABLE, MOODLE_22_STABLE
    • Pull from Repository:
    • Pull Master Branch:
      w11_MDL-31494_m23_adodblink
    • Rank:
      38032

      Description

      Login to demo.moodle.net and go to Site administration / Plugins / Authentication / External database
      Next to the Database field there is a message saying: The database type (See the ADOdb documentation for details). "ADOdb documentation" is hyperlinked to: http://demo.moodle.net/lib/adodb/readme.htm#drivers. When you click that link you get the following 404 error:

      Not Found
      The requested URL /lib/adodb/readme.htm was not found on this server.

        Activity

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        Michael de Raadt added a comment -

        Thanks for spotting that.

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        Michael de Raadt added a comment - Thanks for spotting that.
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        Petr Škoda added a comment -

        thanks for the report

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        Petr Škoda added a comment - thanks for the report
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        Eloy Lafuente (stronk7) added a comment -

        Integrated thanks (21, 22 & master)!

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        Eloy Lafuente (stronk7) added a comment - Integrated thanks (21, 22 & master)!
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        Sam Hemelryk added a comment -

        Stole your test Raj

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        Sam Hemelryk added a comment - Stole your test Raj
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        Sam Hemelryk added a comment -

        Thanks all, passes perfectly.

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        Sam Hemelryk added a comment - Thanks all, passes perfectly.
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        Eloy Lafuente (stronk7) added a comment -

        FCT (fixed, closing, thanks). Ciao

        "I feel a very unusual sensation - if it is not indigestion, I think it must be gratitude!"
        ~ Benjamin Disraeli

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        Eloy Lafuente (stronk7) added a comment - FCT (fixed, closing, thanks). Ciao "I feel a very unusual sensation - if it is not indigestion, I think it must be gratitude!" ~ Benjamin Disraeli

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