Re: Use of username and password for DDTSS
On Sun, Aug 20, 2006 at 05:57:06PM +0200, Martijn van Oosterhout wrote:
> On 8/20/06, Tobias Toedter <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >could you add a login system for the DDTSS? We've just discussed in the
> Well, the login system exists already, under a slightly different URL.
> The question is how you want to handle registration? do you want a
> system where anyone can create a login for themselves to use, or you
Yes. The unique ID used for registration should be the email address
so that we have the name and contact address of each registered person.
> want to send me a list of usernames/passwords, or something. Do you
> even *want* passwords?
Yes, we want passwords. How else should one person authenticate itself?
> I think the easiest is to identify people by email address. I thought
> Would you want to stop unregistered people using the system?