Opened 9 years ago

Closed 7 years ago

#765 closed defect (fixed)

The procedure "Forgot your password?" fails

Reported by: GVR Owned by: Bruno Cornec
Priority: normal Milestone:
Component: website Version:
Severity: normal Keywords:


Hi webmaster,

I lost password for user "joel", but the procedure "Forgot your password?" at fails with this message :

Trac Error The password file could not be updated. Trac requires read and write access to both the password file and its parent directory.

I get the email entitled "Trac reset password for user: joel", but the connection with the new password does not work :

Error Invalid username or password



Change History (2)

comment:1 by Bruno Cornec, 9 years ago

Status: newassigned

For the moment, I have closed the access for new users to this trac instance as I was getting too much spam (around 10 new fake users per day). Will need to find a way to avoid this, in the mean time, I can work with you off line for that (reopening to give you the time to make your modification e.g.). contact me privately when you're ready.

comment:2 by Bruno Cornec, 7 years ago

Resolution: fixed
Status: assignedclosed

This poblem seems to be better handled with this new version of trac. Please feel free to report if that's not the case.

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