Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 492340
Unnecessary field requirement in UGC needs to be removed
Last modified: 2011-01-31 12:47:21 EST
Description of problem:
Greeting (Mr/Mrs/Dr/Sr) is a required field for registering a new user through UGC. A user may not always have the required data to meet this data requirement. The required field validation on field "Greeting" needs to be removed.
>> From: Matt Hicks <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>> Date: March 19, 2009 12:04:49 PM EDT
>> To: Mike Amburn <email@example.com>
>> Cc: Chris Alfonso <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>> Subject: Re: UGC greeting requirement
>> Not sure. It's probably a DB constraint or legacy RHN requirement.
>> However, if you would like it changed, just run it through your BA
>> for the maintenance team.
>> ----- "Mike Amburn" <email@example.com> wrote:
>>> Can you explain why greeting (Mr/Mrs/Dr/Sr) is a required field for
>>> registering a new user through UGC?
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From: "Robbie Riggs II" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Below is Bill [Pinkstaff's] response:
'I do not believe any systems depend on it, to the best of my knowledge
it is either not required or optional throughout our applications.'
It should be okay to move forward.
Suzy Tahmaseb wrote:
> I don't see any issue with it.
> Suzy Tahmaseb
> Customer Data Manager
> Global Operations Team
> Jessica Green wrote:
>> There is no business need for salutation from a Customer Service
>> standpoint, and as far as I know, none of our systems rely on that
>> field; (but to know for sure, has this always been a requirement or
>> was it optional at any point?). Suzy, please jump in if you think we
>> will ever need metrics on this for any reason. Once this is
>> approved, it will be worth running by Bill Pinkstaff to verify that
>> Oracle / iSupport do not have any dependencies on the field.
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