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Re: Any objection to releasing 1.3.27 tomorrow?
- Subject: Re: Any objection to releasing 1.3.27 tomorrow?
- From: Michael Richardson <..hidden..>
- Date: Thu, 03 Jan 2013 09:47:58 -0500
>>>>> "Chris" == Chris Travers <..hidden..> writes:
>> >>>>> "Chris" == Chris Travers <..hidden..> writes:
Chris> 2) A couple of important extensions to setup.pl including:
Chris> * If no db is entered in the credentials screen, a list of
Chris> db's found
Chris> on the server is brought up.
>> Can this be turned off?
Chris> Certainly one can disable the setup.pl and use other means
Chris> (command line)
Chris> to upgrade your db's. I suppose we could add a global
No, I mean, the list of companies/databases!
Oh, I read the above that the list of companies would be on the *login*
screen of the setup.pl. Now that I re-read, that is not what you
proposed... so NEVER MIND :-)
>> I also wouldn't mind if the default company could be stored in a
>> long-term cookie, and if whatever is causing my browser to refuse to
>> save my password could be optional.
>> I'd rather give users really really really strong passwords which their
>> browser stores (under a browser master password), than force them to
>> type and/or copy&paste each time which encourages them to keep a post-it
>> on their monitor.
Chris> Again this isn't a user-visible change so much as an
Chris> admin-visible change.
Chris> Note that in 1.2 (and SQL-Ledger) when creating a database it
Chris> would list
Chris> existing db's at the top of the screen.
Yes, that's true.... getting some users to remember database names
(which is a rather admin choice, and sometimes one has to rename/change
things for silly reasons) is sometimes hard...
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