Opened 10 years ago

Closed 8 years ago

#11695 closed defect (fixed)

Changes to tags may be recorded as anonymous

Reported by: Ryan J Ollos Owned by: Steffen Hoffmann
Priority: normal Component: TagsPlugin
Severity: normal Keywords:
Cc: Trac Release:


If a wiki page is edited by an unauthenticated user who enters a username in the author field (a behavior which was discussed in #11622), the wiki edit will be recorded as the entered user, but the change to the tag will be recorded as author anonymous. For an example, see wiki/PrivateTicketsPlugin.

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comment:1 Changed 10 years ago by Steffen Hoffmann

Am I right assuming, that following the discussion in #11622 we shall record authenticated session status and the sid instead?

Version 0, edited 10 years ago by Steffen Hoffmann (next)

comment:2 Changed 10 years ago by Steffen Hoffmann

In 13862:

TagsPlugin: Improve tag change author detection, refs #11695.

comment:3 Changed 10 years ago by Steffen Hoffmann

Still I feel uneasy about not recording the authenticated session status in tags_change db table, even if not different from other, similar author records.

Last edited 10 years ago by Steffen Hoffmann (previous) (diff)

comment:4 Changed 10 years ago by Steffen Hoffmann

In 14144:

TagsPlugin: Improve request object mockup, refs #11695 and #11954.

Thanks to bobhy for reporting the error on anonymous ticket creation.
The issue has been caused by using get_reporter_id() from trac.util for
better author detection since [13862] without paying attention to the
additional attributes it actually tries to get on anonymous changes.

comment:5 Changed 10 years ago by Steffen Hoffmann

In 14146:

TagsPlugin: Update unit tests, refs #11695, #11888 and #11954.

Added test for anonymous ticket creation and change request as follow-up to
[14144]. Thanks to Jun Omae for contributing to this part.
Removed test for permisson error on illegitimate request obsoleted by [14041].

comment:6 Changed 8 years ago by Ryan J Ollos

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

In 14945:

0.8: Tag 0.8 release

Fixes #1304, #1344, #3660, #3891, #9064, #9797, #11661, #11690, #11695, #11888, #11950, #11954, #11968, #12202, #12292, #12434, #12486.

Refs #12415.

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