[development] email when admin approves account: can it get into 4.7?

Chris Johnson chris at tinpixel.com
Thu Mar 2 16:16:24 UTC 2006

Khalid B wrote:
> On 3/2/06, Greg Knaddison <greg.knaddison at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 3/2/06, Morbus Iff <morbus at disobey.com> wrote:
>>>> done ASAP.  if it's not going to get into 4.7 no matter how fast i do
>>>> it, i'll work on fixing it in 4.8...
>>> I suspect that it won't - we're working on critical bugfixes
>>> ONLY at the moment, and this is neither a bugfix, nor critical.
>> What about 4.7.1?
>> Literally yesterday evening I was teaching a new admin how to do the
>> various user administration tasks and he was surprised that he has to
>> manually send an extra email after activating the account to let users
>> know their account is activated.  I was going to open a bug, but
>> coincidentally this one showed up.
> Greg
> It is unlikely that new features get added to a point release (e.g. 4.7.0 to
> 4.7.1). Only serious bugs and security fixes are likely to make it there.

I would vote and argue for this feature being in 4.7.1.  This bug is short of 
being a critical, show-stopper, so shouldn't go into 4.7, but it is a major 
problem for admins, and has been for a long time.


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