[development] Core drupal.module moved to contrib site_network.module

Gerhard Killesreiter gerhard at killesreiter.de
Tue Oct 9 15:45:24 UTC 2007

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Derek Wright schrieb:
> On Oct 9, 2007, at 6:52 AM, Sean Robertson wrote:
>> I've been able to use @drupal.org on quite a few other sites too, so I
>> think it'd be a good idea to focus some efforts on making this
>> backwards compatible.
> Apparently few people read the issue:
> http://drupal.org/node/178768
> Or they would have seen Moshe's comment #22 there:
> http://drupal.org/node/178768#comment-317538
> "I strongly recommend that drupal.org continue to run this module. Many
> many people on groups.drupal.org use login via [distributed
> authentication] to drupal.org and [t]hey will all be shut out if we stop
> running this module. There are lots of other sites like this too."
> Even if it's no longer in core, a) drupal.org itself can continue to run
> it for as long as we want

The question is: do we want to? People are using the password to our
site on some potentially insecure sites.

I think it is desirable for d.o to stop using drupal.module as soon as
feasible. Read: As soon as g.d.o has fixed the issue. We should be able
to add missing email address by doing some syncronizing between d.o and
g.d.o's databases.

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