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Changes between Initial Version and Version 1 of Ticket #31686, comment 1


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03/19/2015 03:58:14 PM (9 years ago)
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kwisatz
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  • Ticket #31686, comment 1

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    11'''Appendix:'''
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    23I am no longer 100% sure about this.
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    35The problem is, what happens when the plugin hooking into the authentication process is unable to perform authentication (perhaps the authentication server is unreachable). In such a case, you might also want to return a WP_Error, but in this case, it's not that the user is invalid, it's just that we cannot tell.
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     7However, even in that case, the Login form should also display the WP_Error returned by plugins hooking into authenticate I guess.