[Mediawiki-l] How to allow user registration ?

Chad innocentkiller at gmail.com
Wed Apr 4 12:50:09 UTC 2012


On Wed, Apr 4, 2012 at 8:45 AM, Jan Steinman <Jan at bytesmiths.com> wrote:
>> From: Aaron Gray <aaronngray.lists at gmail.com>
>>
>> Also how do I sign up new users on a restricted access wiki with no user
>> self registration ?
>
> Perhaps there is a better way, but we use phpMyAdmin to insert a new record in the mw_user table, then tell the user to type in their name and click "send me a new password."
>
> You need only enter the user_name and user_email fields using this technique.
>

Even easier than that is going to the registration form,
typing in the user's name and e-mail address, and
click "Register by e-mail."

-Chad



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