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  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-31762

Validation when creating users through webservices needs to be reviewed and fixed

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      While reviewing a change Apu was making (MDL-25027) I noticed a couple of thigns that the webservice function that creates users was missing:

      1. Username must be lower case (reference: https://github.com/samhemelryk/moodle/blob/master/user/editadvanced_form.php#L172)
      2. Username should be using PARAM_USERNAME or at least cleaning with it and checking for differences (reference as above)
      3. user_create_user should be checking password policy etc (I think there may be an issue for this)

      Cheers
      Sam

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              Assignee:
              jerome Jérôme Mouneyrac
              Reporter:
              samhemelryk Sam Hemelryk
              Peer reviewer:
              Rossiani Wijaya
              Integrator:
              Sam Hemelryk
              Tester:
              Rajesh Taneja
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              Component watchers:
              Juan Leyva, Amaia Anabitarte, Carlos Escobedo, Ferran Recio, Sara Arjona (@sarjona), Víctor Déniz Falcón
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                Fix Release Date:
                14/May/12