Web browser: ---
Bug ID: 60448
Summary: Links in mail notifications should ensure that user is
logged in and as himself
Mobile Platform: ---
Mail notifications have a short disclaimer:
| There will be no other notifications in case of further activity unless
| you visit this page while logged in. [...]
However, the links in the notification do not ensure that a logout or a login
under a different username is noticed by a reasonably attentive user.
I would like to see the links:
adding a parameter "requser" to index.php.
The semantics would be that if "requser" is set and there is no user logged in
or its username is different to the value of "requser", the page would
link/redirect to a Special:UserLogin (&returnto=...&returntoquery=...) instead
with a banner: "The link you followed suggested that you should be logged in as
'Username', for example to keep your watchlist up to date. You can either log
in now or view the requested page (logged out|under your current log in)."
You are receiving this mail because:
You are the assignee for the bug.
You are on the CC list for the bug.
Wikibugs-l mailing list