[LON-CAPA-users] Re: Notification address when accounts are created

Stefan Bisitz lon-capa-users@mail.lon-capa.org
Fri, 17 Oct 2008 17:27:34 +0200

On 16.10.2008, 21:08 -0400, Stuart Raeburn wrote:
> [...]
> There has been no change to the existing behavior of LON-CAPA with  
> regards to automatic setting of notification addresses for new users,
> [...]
> In your specific case automatic setting of notification for new
> users used to "work" because you had combined a custom script
> for student course enrollment requests with the standard
> Auto-enrollment process  
> (which would periodically process the file produced by your custom  
> script).  Now you have replaced a custom mechanism with the  
> generalized LON-CAPA account self-creation/self-enrollment mechanism  
> the auto-enrollment process is no longer  employed so notification  
> addresses are not automatically set for new users.

Hi Stuart,

Hm, I haven't seen the wood for the trees, I guess...

Your extension suggestions sound good, too. Let's discuss this in an
enhancement wish in bugzilla.

Thanks for your detailed explanations. That could be helpful - also for
other course coordinators who are subscribed to this list.

Stefan Bisitz