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Usernames containing space cannot be added to voter eligibility lists through the user interface
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Description

Currently, James Alexander bypasses this by hard-coding the lists into the database for WMF elections. Expected solution is to have the ability to add usernames with space in their names via the web interface.

Event Timeline

Change 287446 had a related patch set uploaded (by Huji):
Usernames containing space cannot be added to voter eligibility lists using the interface

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/287446

Change 287446 abandoned by Huji:
Usernames containing space cannot be added to voter eligibility lists using the interface

Reason:
better fix found.

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/287446

Change 287448 had a related patch set uploaded (by Huji):
Usernames containing space cannot be added to voter eligibility lists using the interface

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/287448

Huji triaged this task as Lowest priority.

Change 287447 had a related patch set uploaded (by Dereckson):
Allow usernames with spaces on eligibility lists

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/287447

Change 287448 abandoned by Huji:
Usernames containing space cannot be added to voter eligibility lists using the interface

Reason:
Duplicate of https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/#/c/287447/

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/287448

Huji renamed this task from Usernames containing space cannot be added to voter eligibility lists using the interface to Usernames containing space cannot be added to voter eligibility lists through the user interface.Oct 13 2016, 1:47 PM
Huji raised the priority of this task from Lowest to Medium.

Change 287447 merged by jenkins-bot:
Allow usernames with spaces on eligibility lists

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/287447