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Users can use their Nickname to Log in. #166
Don't forget there is the forgot password link :)…
On 23/05/2017, at 5:01, Helen Varley Jamieson ***@***.***> wrote: ok; can it be possible to log in with either? (could be useful to log in with email if you've forgotten your username?) — You are receiving this because you are subscribed to this thread. Reply to this email directly, view it on GitHub, or mute the thread.
Unfortunately, we've created ambiguity where the term 'nickname' can refer to the nickname field for the
I used the term "nickname" for users because it's not a defining characteristic (IE: can be changed at will) so linguistically, this made more sense to me.
In any case, @thongteav is correct - a user should see something like this:
I may opt to rename the field on the user model, but I'll open a new issue for that.