[SAC] [OSGeo] #165: Wiki LDAP integration

#165: Wiki LDAP integration
Reporter: crschmidt | Owner: astrodog
     Type: task | Status: assigned
Priority: normal | Milestone:
Component: Wiki | Resolution:
Keywords: ldap, wiki |

Comment (by hexmode):

Replying to [comment:40 martin]:
> Looks like Wiki user "Martin" was an OSGeo Journal editor .... I myself
joined by end of 2006, so there must have been an overlap, but this
definitely wasn't myself.\\
> Maybe Martin Wegmann, now known as Wiki user "Wegmann"? Their edit
histories match pretty well.

Someone should reach out to "Wegmann" and find out if it is the same user
and offer to use Special:UserMerge to merge their users.

Replying to [comment:41 strk]:
> Do you think renaming all wiki accounts with having
> a prefix would fix these cases ? Sounds like a good
> plan to me (assuming we can verify no LDAP user has
> such prefix AND we can prevent using it in the future)

Changing all wiki usernames could be done with a slightly altered form of
the UserRename extension's "renameUser.php" script:

I'm willing to do that this weekend if you want.

Ticket URL: <https://trac.osgeo.org/osgeo/ticket/165#comment:42&gt;
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