[pmwiki-users] Pre-fill author required field with login name on a one-password-for-all wiki?

Patrick R. Michaud pmichaud at pobox.com
Wed Feb 6 20:08:17 CST 2008

On Wed, Feb 06, 2008 at 09:51:36AM +0100, Benoit Dutilleul wrote:
>    Hi there,
>    One of my wikis is currently setup with a one-password-for-all (read and
>    edit) and $EnablePostAuthorRequired=1. When users login on the wiki, they
>    have to provide a login name (anything they want) and the wiki password.
>    If they attempt to edit a page, there is a red warning message "An author
>    name is required" displayed only the first time they save an edit. I was
>    wondering whether it is possible to have pmwiki inherit that author name
>    from the login name because this has caused a bit of confusion with my
>    users.

Normally this happens by default in PmWiki, so something
else must be causing it not to work.

What is your system using for logins?


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