[aur-dev] [PATCH] Let the user verify their email address

Marcel Korpel marcel.korpel at gmail.com
Sun Aug 16 23:04:41 UTC 2015

* "Patrick Burroughs (Celti)" <celti at celti.name> (Sun, 16 Aug 2015
15:59:38 -0700):
> On Mon, 17 Aug 2015 00:54:54 +0200
> Marcel Korpel <marcel.korpel at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On registering and updating an email address, the user has to type
>> their email address twice. Do not allow autocomplete and pasting in
>> the verification field.
> Please, do NOT forbid pasting in any field! Some of us (many,
> perhaps?) use information managers for passwords, usernames, and
> emails that paste or type such things in for us, specifically so that
> we do not get things wrong typing them in ourselves.

I completely understand your frustration, I really hate it, too, but to
let someone confirm their email address allowing copy-pasting would
make the check useless. Then we can just drop this patch and live with

Any thoughts on this?
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