Display the real name in addition to the Launchpad name

Bug #495046 reported by Nathan Handler on 2009-12-10
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This bug affects 3 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
LoCo Team Portal
High
Daniel Holbach

Bug Description

Currently, the LoCo Directory displays the Launchpad name of the administrators and owner of each LoCo's Launchpad team. Besides displaying the Launchpad name, the directory should also display the real name. Since LoCos meet up in real life, many people only know their fellow LoCo members by their real name and not their Launchpad name.

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Daniel Holbach (dholbach) wrote :

Looks like the first candidate for using south.

Changed in loco-directory:
importance: Undecided → Medium
milestone: none → 0.1.1
status: New → Triaged
Changed in loco-directory:
milestone: 0.1.1 → 0.1.2
tags: added: schema-change
Changed in loco-directory:
milestone: 0.1.2 → 0.2.1
Michael Hall (mhall119) on 2010-02-27
tags: added: events teams
Changed in loco-directory:
milestone: 0.2.1 → none
Nathan Handler (nhandler) wrote :

As an update, any place in the LoCo Directory that displays a Launchpad username should also display the real name.

David Rubin (drubin) wrote :

As an update any place that the username/LP name is displayed it should also be a hyperlink to their LP profile. ;-p (This seems way more simple then getting the real name out of LP, since this doesn't require api calls, and caching considerations)

David Rubin (drubin) wrote :

Sorry I just noticed that my request is already mentioned in another LP bug #540532

Chris Johnston (cjohnston) wrote :

I wonder if it would be better to pull this info from the new "profile" that we want to allow in the LoCo Directory instead of from LP.

Daniel Holbach (dholbach) wrote :

LP, because that way people only need to input it once. :)

Daniel Holbach (dholbach) wrote :

This is going to be a bit more complicated. team.owner needs to be transitioned from just a TextField with the launchpad id to a TeamAdministrator or a new Person ForeignKey.

tags: added: user
Changed in loco-directory:
importance: Medium → High
Changed in loco-directory:
assignee: nobody → Daniel Holbach (dholbach)
Changed in loco-directory:
status: Triaged → In Progress
Changed in loco-directory:
milestone: none → 0.2.18
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Changed in loco-directory:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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