The error handling in PlonePAS for user registration is quite suboptimal: for all errors it just says "The login name you selected is already in use or is not valid".
For plone.org this causes us to get users that are only created partially: they are created in a LDAP database, but since LDAPMultiPlugins does not implement mutable property sheets yet setting the user properties fails. So we have a new user, but without any properties. The PlonePAS registry.cpy catches the exception raised by the property setting code and tells the user that the login name is already in use or invalid, which is not true. I'm not sure what the best way to fix this is. Either we should rollback user creation if it fails halfway (tricky) or add some new exception types so we can distinguish between fatal errors and non-fatal ones. Wichert. -- Wichert Akkerman <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> It is simple to make things. http://www.wiggy.net/ It is hard to make things simple. _______________________________________________ Zope-PAS mailing list Zope-PAS@zope.org http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-pas