Bug 83084 - Cannot create new account due to duplicate email
Cannot create new account due to duplicate email
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Red Hat Satellite 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: Registration (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Chip Turner
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https://rhn.redhat.com/help/forgot_pa...
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Blocks: 81456
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Reported: 2003-01-29 21:43 EST by Charles Crouch
Modified: 2007-10-23 22:03 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-02-05 11:28:24 EST
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Description Charles Crouch 2003-01-29 21:43:45 EST
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Description of problem:
I created a RHN account a while ago and have now forgotten what the password is.
It turns out that Ive also forgotten what the username is.

This unfortunately means that I cannot use the current �Forgotten Password�
functionality. 

So I went to create another RHN account and entered my details. On submission
the creation failed, because �Another account has the same email address�. I
entered the same email address as I did when I created the original RHN account!

I only have one email account so using another is not an option.

In short there seems to be 2 solutions to this problem:
1) Let the forgotten password facility just require an email address. This
should not be unreasonable for personal accounts
OR
2) Let one create a new RHN account using an existing email address.



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How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Create a RHN account with email1
2.Forget RHN username and password
3.Create another RHN account with email1
    

Actual Results:  Couldnṫ create account

Expected Results:  2nd Account should be created

Additional info:
Comment 1 Josef Komenda 2003-01-31 14:08:56 EST
Fix is in dev.
Comment 2 Josef Komenda 2003-02-05 11:28:24 EST
Fix is live at https://rhn.webqa.redhat.com/help/forgot_password.pxt

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