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No log in links or fields reachable from the login failed page

RESOLVED WONTFIX

Status

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Bugzilla
User Interface
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minor
RESOLVED WONTFIX
6 years ago
5 years ago

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(Reporter: timeless, Unassigned)

Tracking

x86
Windows 7

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Attachments

(1 obsolete attachment)

(Reporter)

Description

6 years ago
No log in links or fields reachable from the login failed page.

on 99% of bugzilla pages you can click a login link at the top of the page. You can't do it on the page for where you failed to log in:

Bugzilla@Mozilla – Invalid Username Or Password

Home | New | Browse | Search | 
[?] | Reports | Requests | New Account
 
The username or password you entered is not valid. 

Please press Back and try again. 

Home | New | Browse | Search | 
[?] | Reports | Requests | New Account

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Comment 1

6 years ago
The page says "Please press Back and try again.".
Severity: normal → minor
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Comment 2

6 years ago
It does, but it should offer the normal login behaviors.
Created attachment 532310 [details] [diff] [review]
Part 2, v1 - Update SHistory
Comment on attachment 532310 [details] [diff] [review]
Part 2, v1 - Update SHistory

Whoops -- attached this patch to the wrong bug.  Sorry!
Attachment #532310 - Attachment is obsolete: true
I prefer to update the text "Please press Back and try again." to "Please click here to <a>re-login</a>." 

Let me know your thoughts on this.

Comment 6

5 years ago
(In reply to Sunil Joshi from comment #5)
> I prefer to update the text "Please press Back and try again." to "Please
> click here to <a>re-login</a>." 

No. This is a generic error message. It's fine to ask the user to click the Back button.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 5 years ago
Resolution: --- → WONTFIX
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