[buddypress-trac] [BuddyPress] #4622: Spaces allowed in screen names since 1.6 update

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Tue Oct 23 21:57:42 UTC 2012

#4622: Spaces allowed in screen names since 1.6 update
 Reporter:  oceanwidedesigns  |       Owner:
     Type:  defect (bug)      |      Status:  new
 Priority:  normal            |   Milestone:  Awaiting Review
Component:  Members           |     Version:  1.6
 Severity:  critical          |  Resolution:
 Keywords:  dev-feedback      |
Changes (by r-a-y):

 * keywords:   => dev-feedback
 * version:  1.6.1 => 1.6
 * component:  Core => Members


 BuddyPress made a change in 1.6 to validate usernames against WordPress'
 validate_username()] function.

 Apparently, that function allows spaces.

 I can see how this is a regression from v1.5; I'm going to see if the
 other devs have a problem with adding back the space check.

Ticket URL: <https://buddypress.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/4622#comment:2>
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