[LON-CAPA-users] enrollment with unique username
Tue, 31 Aug 2004 11:11:48 -0600
Regarding usernames generated from email address with a period in the
username: I tried the following. I enrolled a student with username
isaac.newton (Note period in the name). The student was successfully
enrolled and is displayed on the roster with username isaacnewton (no
period). When I login in as Isaac Newton, I find that I can successfully
logon with either username isaac.newton or isaacnewton. Both work fine;
lon-capa seems to be forgiving when it comes to periods in usernames.
Are there any known problems with enrolling students with a username in the
-thanks! Mike D.
Michael Dubson, Senior Instructor
Dept. of Physics
University of Colorado at Boulder
Boulder, CO 80309