Hitting a URL when not-logged-in gives a misleading error message.

Bug #965810 reported by John Postlethwait on 2012-03-26
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This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
OpenStack Dashboard (Horizon)
High
John Postlethwait

Bug Description

The error message is: Error: You are not authorized to access ... The ACTUAL problem is that they are not yet logged in, not that there is (necessarily) an issue with authorization. There might be, but that check happens when someone is logged in, not before.

Changed in horizon:
status: New → In Progress
assignee: nobody → John Postlethwait (john-postlethwait)
Devin Carlen (devcamcar) on 2012-03-27
Changed in horizon:
importance: Undecided → High
milestone: none → essex-rc2

Reviewed: https://review.openstack.org/5844
Committed: http://github.com/openstack/horizon/commit/c1b05e9bd86bcffb9bf3179aff6b026714c9277e
Submitter: Jenkins
Branch: master

commit c1b05e9bd86bcffb9bf3179aff6b026714c9277e
Author: John Postlethwait <email address hidden>
Date: Mon Mar 26 17:52:15 2012 -0700

    User needs to log in messages.

    When a user tries to access a page and they are
    not logged in, the message needs to be about
    authentication, NOT authorization as it was before
    this change. Needing to log in has nothing to do
    with permissions and the messaging needs to
    reflect that.

    Fixes Bug #965810

    Change-Id: Ic9de135d4d3d8e7b19524cd100a3fe7ea027e1f4

Changed in horizon:
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Thierry Carrez (ttx) on 2012-04-03
Changed in horizon:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Thierry Carrez (ttx) on 2012-04-05
Changed in horizon:
milestone: essex-rc2 → 2012.1
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