[ic] CookieLogin with indirect_login

Bill Carr bill at worldwideimpact.com
Wed Mar 7 16:37:08 EST 2007

On Mar 7, 2007, at 3:58 PM, Kevin Walsh wrote:

> Bill Carr <bill at worldwideimpact.com> wrote:
>> On Mar 6, 2007, at 4:47 PM, Kevin Walsh wrote:
>>> Bill Carr <bill at bottlenose-wine.com> wrote:
>>>> Is anyone using inderct_login with CookieLogin and is it working?
>>> Not me, but I just spent a couple of minutes looking at the code.
>>> The following patch is completely untested, but it may be worth a  
>>> go:
>>> [snip: UserDB.pm patch]
>>> You will need to clean out your MV_USERNAME cookie after patching.
>> Thanks for the patch Kevin.
>> It looks like the real username is being set in MV_USERNAME cookie
>> even with an indirect_login setup. I propose keeping that behavior
>> the way it is and skipping the indirect login query if we got the
>> USERNAME from the MV_USERNAME cookie. The following patch
>> accomplishes that. What do you think?
>> [snip: UserDB.pm and Config.pm patch]
> That's obviously a much bigger patch that will require a lot more  
> testing.
> Unfortunately I'm not able to test your patch (nor mine) at the  
> moment,
> but I will when I get a chance.
> Just out of interest, did my patch work?

No, I was not seeing PASSED_USERNAME for some reason. The indirect  
login query always used the real username and not the indirect_login  

I should say I ended up with a hodgepodge setup grabbing the latest  
Config.pm and UserDB.pm and mixing them into my 5.4.1.

Bill Carr
Bottlenose - Wine & Spirits eBusiness Specialists
(877) 857-6700

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