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Can I disable account registration?

asked 2012-10-29 06:59:21 -0600

siovene gravatar image

updated 2012-10-29 07:56:32 -0600

Evgeny gravatar image

Hi, I just installed Askbot so that it shares the MySql db with another Django project which I wrote. This way people can login with their existing account on the main project.

However, I want to disable Askbot registration form, and just place a link to the main site's registration page instead.

Can I do this without forking and patching Askbot?

Thanks!

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answered 2012-10-29 07:27:44 -0600

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At the moment it's impossible.

Right now in "settings" -> "access control" there is only setting "allow only registered users to see content".

There could be option "disable account registration", later this can be extended to a choice field: "Access to user registration": "open/invite only/closed".

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Alright thanks, I'll fork then.

siovene gravatar imagesiovene ( 2012-10-29 07:43:26 -0600 )edit

Great, make a pull request later, if you don't mind.

Evgeny gravatar imageEvgeny ( 2012-10-29 07:48:39 -0600 )edit
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Sure thing!

siovene gravatar imagesiovene ( 2012-10-29 08:30:45 -0600 )edit

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