Moodle
  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-8068 Introduce Mnet 1.0 to Moodle core code
  3. MDL-8131

Local user cannot log on if network user with same username exists

    Details

    • Type: Sub-task Sub-task
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Blocker Blocker
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 1.8
    • Fix Version/s: 1.8
    • Component/s: MNet
    • Labels:
      None
    • Environment:
      All 1.8+ Moodles who run single-sign on, and accept users who have authenticated at a remote Moodle.
    • Database:
      Any
    • Affected Branches:
      MOODLE_18_STABLE
    • Fixed Branches:
      MOODLE_18_STABLE

      Description

      You may have two users with the same username on your system - this is now possible because the username is no longer unique, except in conjunction with the mnethostid field. If the local user tries to log on, the login will fail.

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          Donal McMullan added a comment -

          Fix applied this afternoon - I don't have the resources to test all auth mechanisms, but the fix works in the trivial case.
          Could use some QA

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          Donal McMullan added a comment - Fix applied this afternoon - I don't have the resources to test all auth mechanisms, but the fix works in the trivial case. Could use some QA

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            • Assignee:
              Donal McMullan
              Reporter:
              Donal McMullan
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