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Improve "Login expired!" message #2029



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@leon-richardt leon-richardt commented Oct 4, 2020

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The message displayed when an OAuth token expires repeatedly lead to users asking about what they should do in order to fix it. This PR changes the error message in order to clarify that users need to re-add their account. Additionally, a link to the "Accounts" page is included in the message (see video).


leon-richardt and others added 4 commits October 4, 2020 15:57
Since this message occurs when the OAuth token becomes invalid, users
have to re-add their account in order to continue using the application.
The previous message did not make this clear enough, often leading to
confusion and questions by users.

This commit changes the system message to more clear about what the user
has to do, and adds a link that opens the "Accounts" page in the
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fourtf commented Oct 4, 2020

Looks good to me 👍 Thank you for your contribution!

@fourtf fourtf merged commit aff5949 into Chatterino:master Oct 4, 2020
@leon-richardt leon-richardt deleted the feature/better-login-expired-messsage branch October 4, 2020 17:09
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