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#1 2013-07-20 06:22:02

johneric
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why do i have to login twice

please fix. J E Franklin

#2 2013-07-20 06:32:48

bobbym
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Re: why do i have to login twice

Hi;

Who are you please?

What do you mean about logging in twice? Please contact MIF at the email address given if you are having problems signing in.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

#3 2013-07-20 08:37:59

ShivamS
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Re: why do i have to login twice

This is an extremely annoying error


I have discovered a truly marvellous signature, which this margin is too narrow to contain. -Fermat
Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I shall move the world. -Archimedes
Young man, in mathematics you don't understand things. You just get used to them. - Neumann

#4 2013-07-20 13:58:11

gAr
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Happens to me too, need to enter the id/passwd twice to see "logged in as" message at the top.


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

#5 2013-07-20 14:03:55

John E. Frankli
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Re: why do i have to login twice

Hi bobbym, it is I, the great one.
And I loath loggin in twice to get in.
Has been happening for about 3 years
out of 7 years here.  Please tell RPMIF
for me.

#6 2013-07-20 15:23:48

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Hi John, gAr and Shivamcoder3013;

I have sent a PM to MIF about it.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

#7 2013-07-20 16:33:11

gAr
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Hi bobbym,

Thanks..


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

#8 2013-07-20 22:00:17

john e franklin
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Re: why do i have to login twice

Thanx a bunch!!!!

#9 2013-07-20 23:17:16

ShivamS
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Re: why do i have to login twice

Thank you. Have you, bobbym, not encountered this error?


I have discovered a truly marvellous signature, which this margin is too narrow to contain. -Fermat
Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I shall move the world. -Archimedes
Young man, in mathematics you don't understand things. You just get used to them. - Neumann

#10 2013-07-20 23:41:58

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Re: why do i have to login twice

I don't remember my password given to me...
that is why whenever I have to login I have to enter my gmail first to get the password....
that is irritating that's why I hardly sign out..


Jake is Alice's father, Jake is the ________ of Alice's father?
Why is T called island letter?
think, think, think and don't get up with a solution...

#11 2013-07-20 23:54:43

Agnishom
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Re: why do i have to login twice

You can change your password ^^^


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'Who are you to judge everything?' -Alokananda

#12 2013-07-21 02:59:36

bobbym
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Re: why do i have to login twice

Thank you. Have you, bobbym, not encountered this error?

Not yet!


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

#13 2013-07-23 00:27:55

gAr
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Hi,

Looks like we encounter the problem when chrome or opera is used.
Firefox worked fine logging in once.

Also, id/passwd is posted in plaintext, is it possible to upgrade it to secure it?


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

#14 2013-07-23 01:39:20

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Hi gAr;

Maybe that is why I have never had this problem, I only use FF.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

#15 2013-07-23 02:55:30

gAr
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I see, I use FF for browsing and chrome for logging into registered sites.
Anyway, it's an unexpected behavior!


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

#16 2013-07-23 02:59:22

bobbym
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When I login with FF it is encrypted. Are you saying with Chrome it is not?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

#17 2013-07-23 03:15:34

gAr
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For me even when on FF it's not encrypted, id and passwd are sent over the network unencrypted.


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

#18 2013-07-23 03:18:25

bobbym
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Hmmm, how do you know this?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

#19 2013-07-23 03:34:33

gAr
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Checked using wireshark. The "live HTTP headers" FF addon can also be used to test that.

A part of the POST information looks like this:
form_sent=1&redirect_url=index.php&req_username=<myid>&req_password=<mypasswd>&login=Login


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

#20 2013-07-23 03:43:10

bobbym
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I did not know that program?! Wireshark, is it downloadable?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

#21 2013-07-23 03:52:26

gAr
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Yes, it is helpful to know the packets sent to and from your computer. Yes, it's freely downloadable.

I wanted to tell when I started using the forum, but did not think there would not be much problem since the messages are public anyway.
But recently read about the defacements/info stealing happening to ubuntu forum, app*e stores,  and made the request to secure it.


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

#22 2013-07-23 03:55:13

bobbym
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Re: why do i have to login twice

I do believe that FF knows that this line is unsecured but the new server is very, very protective. It is the best one we have had.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

#23 2013-07-23 04:03:24

gAr
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I too believe the server is well protected. I was just trying to say that if there's any rogue router in between, it can get the login info.


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

#24 2013-07-23 04:09:12

bobbym
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Re: why do i have to login twice

Could there be one or more of them?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

#25 2013-07-23 04:15:35

gAr
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Can't say, only my speculation.
Even one is bad.


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."

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