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  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-40356

Add an additional setting for a configurable private fullname display

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    • Type: Improvement
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Minor
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 2.5
    • Fix Version/s: 2.8
    • Component/s: Libraries
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    • Testing Instructions:
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      Upgrade

      1. Upgrade the system.
      2. Edit some users to make sure that they have details in the additional name fields (firstname phonetic, middle name etc.).
      3. Go to [Site administration ► Users ► Accounts ► Browse list of users] and check that all of the names of the users are shown.
      4. Go to [Site administration ► Users ► Permissions ► User policies] and change the order of the 'Alternative full name format' placeholders.
      5. Go back to [Site administration ► Users ► Accounts ► Browse list of users] and check that the order has actually changed.

      Fresh install

      1. Create a fresh install and repeat the above steps from two onwards. Check for errors relating to the display of user names.
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      Upgrade Upgrade the system. Edit some users to make sure that they have details in the additional name fields (firstname phonetic, middle name etc.). Go to [Site administration ► Users ► Accounts ► Browse list of users] and check that all of the names of the users are shown. Go to [Site administration ► Users ► Permissions ► User policies] and change the order of the 'Alternative full name format' placeholders. Go back to [Site administration ► Users ► Accounts ► Browse list of users] and check that the order has actually changed. Fresh install Create a fresh install and repeat the above steps from two onwards. Check for errors relating to the display of user names.
    • Affected Branches:
      MOODLE_25_STABLE
    • Fixed Branches:
      MOODLE_28_STABLE
    • Pull from Repository:
    • Pull Master Branch:
      wip-MDL-40356-master

      Description

      A second option that allowed for teachers and admin to configure the students display name as it does for fullnamedisplay could be very useful.

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              Assignee:
              abgreeve Adrian Greeve
              Reporter:
              abgreeve Adrian Greeve
              Peer reviewer:
              Damyon Wiese
              Integrator:
              Dan Poltawski
              Tester:
              Sam Hemelryk
              Participants:
              Component watchers:
              Amaia Anabitarte, Carlos Escobedo, Ferran Recio, Sara Arjona (@sarjona), Víctor Déniz Falcón
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                Updated:
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                Fix Release Date:
                10/Nov/14