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  1. PUBLIC - Liferay Portal Community Edition
  2. LPS-38240

Clicking on the Verification Link In the Email Does Not Properly Verify You

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Resolution: Duplicate
    • Affects Version/s: 6.1.20 EE GA2
    • Fix Version/s: 6.1.X EE, 6.2.0 CE B1
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    • Environment:
      LIFERAY VERSION: 6.1.20
      OPERATING SYSTEM: Windows XP
      APPLICATION SERVER: Tomcat 7
      JAVA VIRTUAL MACHINE: Java 6
      DATABASE: MySQL 5.5

      Description

      When creating a new account with a modified password policy, the user is pulled into a loop when attempting to verify his email address.
      STEPS TO REPRODUCE
      0) make sure login.create.account.allow.custom.password=true is set in portal-ext
      1) Start up a clean bundle of Liferay
      2) As the administrator, set up a mail server
      3) Go to Control Panel -> Portal Settings -> Authentication.
      4) Make sure "Require stranger to verify email address" is checked
      5) Go to Control Panel -> Password policies -> Edit the default password policy.
      6) Uncheck "Changeble" and "Change required." Save
      7) Shut down the portal and comment out login.create.account.allow.custom.password=true in portal-ext. Restart the portal
      8) In the sign in portlet, click create new account.
      9) After create, it will give you a screen that says an email has been sent
      10) Open a new tab, navigate to you mail inbox and copy the password in the welcome email. Input your password into the login screen back in Liferay
      11) Agree to the terms of use
      12) Navigate to your inbox.
      13) Click the link to verify the email address. the code is already populated
      14) Click verify
      15) answer the security question
      Result: Instead of logging in the new user, the screen returns to the verify email address screen. However, upon signing out and re-inputting the password, log in is successful.

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              • Assignee:
                preston.crary Preston Crary
                Reporter:
                michael.wine Michael Wine
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                Esther Sanz
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                  7 years, 3 weeks, 3 days ago

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                  Version Package
                  6.1.X EE
                  6.2.0 CE B1