Registered usernames can no longer be used by an anonymous author

Until now a registered user has been able to make a change without authenticating, by entering their username in the author field. Any user could make a comment using a registered username. While this hasn't been a significant problem up until now, i ...

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Elevated permissions

The permission schema has been modified to give users additional permissions:

  1. Anonymous users can modify ticket properties (TICKET_CHGPROP).
  2. Authenticated users can delete their own attachments.
  3. Authenticated users can ...

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Trac Hacks upgraded to Trac 1.2

The site is now running Trac 1.2. Trac 1.2 is the latest stable release at the time of this writing, and we'll aim to keep on the latest release of Trac going forward.

There was a small amount of downtime related to the upgrade whic ...

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[RESOLVED] Usernames with special characters can't login

Due to a regression in Trac 1.0.7, attempts to login to the site with a username containing special characters such as . or - will result in an error. The issue is captured in trac:#12129 and should be resolved with a new Trac release this week.

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