Currently it's too easy to accidentally deactivate a user via their profile page with a misplaced click. Ex. This could happen when trying to click the Private message link (which is above the deactivate button) too quickly. And moderators do not have a "Reactivate" option (Bug 847142) so this complicates things. See this profile for example: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/user/662734 Can we show a warning dialog asking us if we're sure we want to deactivate this user?
Did this actually happen already? Anyway, a warning would probably be in order.
Priority: -- → P4
Whiteboard: u=contributor c=general p= s=2013.backlog
Target Milestone: --- → Future
Thankfully, no. This is just a precaution/preventative measure for accidental clicks. Since re-activating the account requires contacting a admin, this means the innocent victim will be at the mercy of the admin's schedule. Which is already an extremely busy one (big workload, meetings, trips, work weeks, timezone conflicts, etc).
Whiteboard: u=contributor c=general p= s=2013.backlog → u=contributor c=general p= s=2013.7
Whiteboard: u=contributor c=general p= s=2013.7 → u=contributor c=general p=0 s=2013.7
Not sure why this got set to 0pts? Anyway, it should be a 1pter to add the js and whatever for the confirmation.
Whiteboard: u=contributor c=general p=0 s=2013.7 → u=contributor c=general p=1 s=2013.7
Assignee: nobody → rrosario
Target Milestone: Future → 2013Q2
In a pull request: https://github.com/mozilla/kitsune/pull/1265
Landed and deployed: https://github.com/mozilla/kitsune/commit/fbe1470e768619005893b449c2eb369e9e33dedd
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 5 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
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