[horde] Question about password reset function.

Jan Schneider jan at horde.org
Tue Sep 3 19:09:17 UTC 2013

Zitat von Michael J Rubinsky <mrubinsk at horde.org>:

> Quoting Ralf Lang <lang at b1-systems.de>:
>> On 03.09.2013 20:34, Michael J Rubinsky wrote:
>>> More likely,  he logged in with a different case previously.  I.e
>>> Administrator vs administrator.
>> Shouldn't rampage_users be case-sensitive too, then? Otherwise any case
>> sensitive backend would cause trouble.
> It is, assuming the DB backend handles both the SELECT and the  
> INSERT as case-sensitive. Looking at the code in  
> Content_Users_Manager::ensureUsers(), the only way I can see that  
> this would error out is if the SELECT query does not find the  
> username in the table, but when trying to add it, it finds that it  
> is, indeed, already there.

The column is case sensitive, but the index isn't. At least on some  
database engines (InnoDB).
Jan Schneider
The Horde Project

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