[wp-hackers] Forum Post: Security

Scott Merrill skippy at skippy.net
Fri Jun 24 15:21:49 GMT 2005

Jonathan Leighton wrote:
> Mark Ghosh wrote:
>>Should we add a page in the install process that forces the users to
>>choose a unique table prefix?
> No point getting the user to choose it when a random string can easily
> be generated. But yes, I think that would be a good idea. It would force
> plugins to be properly compatible too.

If it's a randomly selected prefix, the support conversations will
become more complicated.  Let the user choose their own prefix.

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