Skip to main content

This site requires you to update your browser. Your browsing experience maybe affected by not having the most up to date version.

General Questions

General questions about getting started with SilverStripe that don't fit in any of the categories above.

Moderators: martimiz, Sean, biapar, Willr, Ingo, swaiba, simon_w

Creating a Member


Reply

242 Views

Avatar
StuM

19 April 2013 at 3:29pm Community Member, 56 Posts

Hi All,

I've created many SilverStripe sites, whenever I've had a custom 'joining' function for members, I've just passed the password to Member::update($data) and it's handled generating the salt and encoding it etc.

I'm currently building a SilverStripe 3 site, and tried the same method but the password doesn't work. If Member::changePassword() is used after the Member is first written, it seems to work but requires writing the member record a second time. Is this deliberate behaviour or is it a bug?