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From Marc Lustig>
Subject Re: Archiva will not stop forcing password resets!
Date Tue, 03 Feb 2009 16:12:29 GMT

Have you checked out this:
(continuum has the same auth-system)

Zach Cox wrote:
> We installed Archiva 1.1 last summer for internal project use.  When
> creating every user in the system, we always uncheck the "Force User to
> Change Password" checkbox in User Management, because it's incredibly
> annoying and completely unnecessary for us.
> However, since we installed Archiva it has forced all of our users to
> change their passwords several times.  During this latest round of forced
> password changes, all of the users seem to get Locked even after they
> successfully change the password.  Even if I sign in as admin and unlock
> them, as soon as they try to sign-in again Archiva immediately locks them
> and they cannot sign in.  I'm not sure how to fix this other than to
> delete all of the users and re-create them (which is just ridiculous -
> there has to be a better way).
> I've seen lots of messages on the mailing list about this force password
> change/locked user problem, but no one ever seems to offer any definitive
> answers or workarounds.
> Is there a way in Archiva 1.1 to COMPLETELY disable this forced password
> changing?  Also, in Archiva 1.1 how can I ACTUALLY unlock users so they
> can continue to use the system?
> Thanks,
> Zach

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