[Setup] Re: Plone 2.5.1 error sending password email from join_form

Alex Clark aclark at aclark.net
Thu May 31 21:13:27 UTC 2007

Is upgrading to 2.5.3 an option? I'm not sure what's going on but 
I don't see the problem on my site (http://aclark.net).

On 2007-05-31, bmoon <bmoon at m1global.com> wrote:
> I've found several conflicting/confusing posts about this issue, so any help
> would be appreciated. 
> I'm running Plone 2.5.1 on Linux, and as a member of the site, I can
> successfully request a "reset password" email.  The email is sent, so I
> assume that I have mail servers set up correctly.
> However, when using the join_form, if you click the "Send a mail with the
> password" box, you get an error on the email field:  
> "We were unable to send your password to your email address: Your user
> account does not have the required permission. Access to 'requestReset' of
> (PasswordResetTool at /starpound/portal_password_reset) denied. Your user
> account, Anonymous User, exists at /acl_users. Access requires one of the
> following roles: ['Manager', 'Owner']. Your roles in this context are
> ['Anonymous']."
> Is this a bug in 2.5.1, or is it a problem with my configuration?  
> Thanks,
> Bob

Alex Clark (http://aclark.net)

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