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Sending an email to a user to confirm their email address #1045
This PR addresses issue #808, allow editing your own email address. Following the discussion on the issue, this implements the second of three parts, the ability to send a confirmation email to a user for verification. For a full explanation of the issue, see this comment I left which should fully explain the changes made, as well as parts 1 and 3.
In short, I added two tables to the database: one for the user's email, the other for a confirmation token associated with the email. Once the user clicks the link sent, the associated token is deleted from the token table and
This has applications for issue #924 in that we should now be able to send an email to a user, if they have added their email. I know there was a lot of discussion on that issue regarding the ability to send users an email to be added as an owner.
Overall this is great!! This is a lot of work with a whole bunch of pieces, and it's really close!! Just a few polishing things :)