Edgewall Software

Opened 17 years ago

Closed 16 years ago

#3839 closed defect (fixed)

More explicit messge for error on login

Reported by: anonymous Owned by: Christian Boos
Priority: normal Milestone: 0.10.1
Component: general Version: 0.10
Severity: minor Keywords: documentation
Cc: Branch:
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Description (last modified by Christian Boos)

Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/lib/python2.3/site-packages/trac/web/main.py", line 356, in dispatch_request
  File "/usr/lib/python2.3/site-packages/trac/web/main.py", line 224, in dispatch
    resp = chosen_handler.process_request(req)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.3/site-packages/trac/web/auth.py", line 95, in process_request
  File "/usr/lib/python2.3/site-packages/trac/web/auth.py", line 116, in _do_login
    assert req.remote_user, 'Authentication information not available.'
AssertionError: Authentication information not available.

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comment:1 by Christian Boos, 17 years ago

Description: modified (diff)
Keywords: documentation added
Milestone: 0.10.1
Owner: changed from Jonas Borgström to Christian Boos
Severity: normalminor
Summary: error loginMore explicit messge for error on login

Please reread the install docs, the part specific about setting up the authentication information. Depending on the backend used:

I'm leaving this open though, as I think we get that installation issue reported often enough and that maybe it's time to output a more friendly and informative message to the user.

comment:2 by Christian Boos, 16 years ago

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

Error message improved in r4160 (trunk) and r4162 (0.10-stable).

Hopefully we'll get less messages of this kind in the future ;)

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