[ckan-discuss] My thedatahub.org accounts appear to have been deleted

Tim McNamara tim.mcnamara at okfn.org
Mon Jul 25 09:28:57 BST 2011

On 25 July 2011 20:07, Rufus Pollock <rufus.pollock at okfn.org> wrote:
> On 25 July 2011 06:34, Tim McNamara <tim.mcnamara at okfn.org> wrote:
>> The accounts that I use for CKAN with Google authentication have both
>> had their edit counts reduced to zero and API keys changed. I assume
>> that means that the accounts were deleted and when I logged in again,
>> new accounts were established. Does anyone know what's happened there?
>> Has there been a database migration recently?
> I don't believe there has been any migration affecting accounts. In
> addition my account is unaffected and still working. I would note that
> if you are trying to use google openid to login to thedatahub and used
> it to login to ckan.net it won't work because (annoyingly) google
> generate different 'openid' urls for you for different sites. Hence if
> you use google openid to login to thedatahub you will end up with a
> new account vis a vis your one on ckan.net. This obviously won't
> happen with normal login or use of another openid provider.

Ah - that makes sense. Would it be possible for user "timClicks" to be
granted admin access?

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