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Item6275: Error while Registering new user

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With the following parameters in the LocalSite.cfg

$TWiki::cfg{LoginManager} = 'TWiki::LoginManager::ApacheLogin';
$TWiki::cfg{UserMappingManager} = 'TWiki::Users::TWikiUserMapping';
$TWiki::cfg{Register}{EnableNewUserRegistration} = 1;
$TWiki::cfg{PasswordManager} = 'TWiki::Users::ApacheHtpasswdUser';
$TWiki::cfg{Htpasswd}{FileName} = '/var/www/twiki/data/.htpasswd';

I observe the following error in the browser if try registering new user..

TWiki detected an internal error - please check your TWiki logs and webserver logs for more information.

Undefined subroutine &TWiki::Users::ApacheHtpasswdUser::ListIterator called

-- TWiki:Main/SopanShewale - 07 Jun 2009

Checked in the fix in the repository. Working on Item6151, may be that has connection with this bug.

-- TWiki:Main/SopanShewale - 07 Jun 2009

With following configuration parameters

$TWiki::cfg{LoginManager} = 'TWiki::LoginManager::ApacheLogin';
$TWiki::cfg{UserMappingManager} = 'TWiki::Users::TWikiUserMapping';
$TWiki::cfg{Register}{EnableNewUserRegistration} = 1;
$TWiki::cfg{Register}{HidePasswd} = 1;
$TWiki::cfg{PasswordManager} = 'none';
$TWiki::cfg{MinPasswordLength} = 1;
I get the following error in browser

Software error:

Can't call method "normalizeWebTopicName" on an undefined value at /var/www/twiki431/lib/TWiki/Func.pm line 1306.

For help, please send mail to the webmaster (root@localhost), giving this error message and the time and date of the error. 

-- TWiki:Main/SopanShewale - 08 Jun 2009

Corrected this error-checked in the code

Index: TWikiUserMapping.pm
--- TWikiUserMapping.pm (revision 18089)
+++ TWikiUserMapping.pm (working copy)
@@ -245,7 +245,7 @@
      } else {
         # passwd==none case generally assumes any login given exists...
          # (not positive if that makes sense for rego..)
-        return 1;
+        return 0;

     return 0;

-- TWiki:Main/SopanShewale - 09 Jun 2009

Release long time back - closing -- SopanShewale - 17 Mar 2010

Summary Error while Registering new user
ReportedBy TWiki:Main.SopanShewale
Codebase 4.3.1
SVN Range TWiki-5.0.0, Sat, 18 Apr 2009, build 18024
AppliesTo Engine

Priority Urgent
CurrentState Closed

Checkins TWikirev:18091 TWikirev:18092 TWikirev:18093 TWikirev:18094
TargetRelease n/a

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Topic revision: r10 - 2010-03-17 - SopanShewale
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